Simhastha Kumbh Mela
Nashik -Trimbakeshwar 2015

Preparation at a Glance

Simhastha Kumbhamela will be held in Nashik and Trimbakeshwar in the year 2015-16. Government of Maharashtra has prepared and approved plan to the tune of Rs.2378.78 Cr. for the Simhastha Kumbhamela. There are 23 Government Department agencies to execute works as per approved work plan. Urban Development dept. has so far released funds to the tune of Rs.476.26 Cr. other different Government dept. have also released funds to the tune of Rs.528.41 Cr. to the respective departments. Rest of the funds will be receiving in due course of time. Nashik Municipal Corporation have planned 109 works having estimate of Rs.1112.00 Cr. out of which 49 works are in progress and 47 works are in tender process. NMC have planned to complete works in time. 283 acre land is requisitioned for establishing Sadhugram at Nashik. Nashik Municipal Corporation is excuting the work of Sadhugram. Public works department has planned 68 works out of which 54 works are in progress. There are 10 Akhada's at Trimbakeshwar and there will be Sadhugram in about 15 acre area. Public works department have constructed four lane road from Nashik to Trimbakeshwar by spending about Rs.170 Cr.

Irrigation department is doing 7 works of construction of new Ramghats costing worth Rs.139 Cr. in Nashik which will increase the additional length of Ramghats by 2690 meters. Irrigation dept is also constructing 4 new Ghats at Trimbakeshwar worth Rs.30.74 Cr. having length of 950 meters.

Trimbakeshwar Nagarpalika is doing 10 works of worth Rs.34.69 Cr. at Trimbakeshwar. Nashik city police dept is doing 8 works to the tune of Rs.93.51 Cr. Tender notice is issued for hiring CCTV on temporary basis. Nashik Rural Police dept. is also doing 11 works to the tune of Rs. 23.70 Cr. and all these works are in progress. MSEDCL is also doing 19 works of Rs.25.41 Cr. Public Health dept. have planned for 6 works of Rs.10.33 Cr. The work of requisitioning of lands for parking in Nashik and Trimbakeshwar is in progress. All the works related Simhastha Kumbhamela are planned to complete in time by respective Government dept.