On Friday midnight, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan undertook surprise inspection of Simhastha arrangements at Ramghat at Ujjain on a boat of Home Guard. Devotees were greatly surprised to see the Chief Minister. Children taking the holy dip on the ghat started waving their hands and shouting “Mama-Mama”.
The Chief Minister greeted people from various parts of the country who had come for the holy dip. He took stock of sanitation and security arrangements on ghats. The Chief Minister was accompanied by In-charge Minister Bhupendra Singh, Udaseen Akhara’s Mahant Raghumuni Maharaj, MLAs Dr. Mohan Yadav, Satish Malviya and Anil Firojiya. Chouhan sought blessings of former Vice President of Panchayati Akhara Mahant Brahma Majaraj at Panchayati Bada Udaseen Akhara. He also took Bhojan Prasadi with saints.