Consider the following cities with rivers on the banks of which they are situated:

  1. Ujjain→ Narmada
  2. Nasik→ Godavari
  3. Haridwar→ Ganga

 Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 & 3 Only

Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage held celebrated at four places in India. The main festival site is located on the banks of a river: the Ganges (Ganga) at Haridwar; the confluence (Sangam) of the Ganges and the Yamuna and the invisible Sarasvati at Allahabad; the Godavari at Nashik; and the Shipra at Ujjain. 

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