Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has made all arrangements for Ardh Khumbha Mela, 2019, which will held from January 15th to March 4th, at Triveni Sangham, Prayagraj. Around 15 crore pilgrims are expected to attend the Mela. As such, arrangements have been speeded up. It has set up cottages in 100 acres, including five-star cottages for VIP devotees. A huge temporary city has come up especially for Khumbha Mela. Facilities have been provided for devotees to perform Akshaya Saraswati puja. This is the first time that such opportunity has been created in 450 years.