As part of the preparations for Simhastha-2016, the State Government has initiated the process for allotment of plots of land at the Mahakumbh sites. Plots for Simhasta-2016 at Ujjain are being allotted rapidly.
Applications for allotment of plots are also being received online. Mela office is also presenting online information about plot allotment. For this, it is mandatory to give information about e-mail ID in applications.
Applicants allotted plots in Mela area are being informed through SMS. Following allotment, concerning Government departments are immediately starting process of providing services at plots. These include Madhya Pradesh Power Distribution Company, Public Health Engineering and Food and Civil Supplies departments. These departments have also made process of sanction online.
All State Government departments are completing works at Simhastha Mela area at a rapid pace. About cent-percent electricity poles have been erected. Colour of electricity poles will be different in every sector of Mela. The power distribution company has charged 11 KV lines in 45 km area.
The company is erecting additional poles on inner ring road and from Vakankar Bridge to satellite town. The company has deployed an employee in Mela office to receive applications.
To facilitate devotees on Panchkroshi Marg at Ujjain, 4 rural tourism centres are being constructed which would be completed by January. Forest Department has planted 61,434 saplings on Panchkroshi Marg.
Department will set up temporary wood depots in Mela area through which firewood would be supplied to devotees.