Kolkata: The annual Ganga Sagar fair starts on Tuesday and the fair will continue till Saturday. Strong security has been issued by South 24 Parganas district authorities. They are strictly monitoring the ferry ghats. Special arrangements has been taken to control the crowd.
According to local authorities, there is a possibility of over crowding at Ganga Sagar mela as Kumbh mela is not happening this year. Police are monitoring the passenger filled ferries to avoid any mishap. CCTV has been installed to keep a vigil. The Fair will be monitored by drones. Police will also be Guarding the water ways.
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