Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021 Registration Guide, News Updates

Planning for visiting Haridwar for Maha Kumbh Mela 2021? 

The Government of Uttarakhand has issued SOPs and guidelines related to Kumbh Mela Registration, passes and COVID-19 safety measures for visitors to the Kumbh Mela, which is being held from 14th January 2021 in Haridwar. These guidelines have to be followed by everybody visiting the Kumbh Mela in Haridwar.

 Kumbh Mela Registration will be compulsory for everybody attending the Kumbh Mela. The Kumbh Mela Registration 2021 can be done online on the Kumbh Mela registration official portal, details are given below.

Here are the latest updates related to Kumbh Mela 2021 organized in Haridwar with registration guide, SOPs, Covid Guidelines in over to travelling to Haridwar for Kumbh Mela.

Guidelines for Kumbh Mela Haridwar Registrations

For visiting Haridwar for Kumbh Mela, it is Mandatory to follow the advisory issued by Government of Uttarakhand for COVID 19.

Kumbh Mela Registration Website: https://dsclservices.org.in/kumbh/

How to register online for Kumbh Mela 2021?

  1. Once you open the above link, you will see a form. You have to fill details like Name, Father Name, Gender, Age, Email and Phone Number. 
  2. After that you have to upload two documents: 1) Address Proof and 2) COVID-19 test report (The report should have a test date 72 hours before the date of the visit.)
    Then you have fill travelling details like Type of Trip, mode of transport, mode of arrival in the Haridwar town, 
  3. Number of co-travellers in your group.
  4. After that you have to mention your stay option whether it is hotel, dharamshala, ashram, homestay, own house, relatives accommodation or no accommodation for day trip only.
  5. Then you have fill your address and city from where you are coming from and mention the purpose of the visit.

COVID-19 Guidelines Related to the Kumbh Mela (As per SOP by Uttarakhand Government)

The Uttarakhand government has also laid down a set of COVID-19 guidelines which will have to be followed by devotees and tourists visiting the Kumbh Mela. These guidelines are mentioned below:

  • Devotees and tourists visiting the Kumbh Mela Haridwar 2021 will have to carry a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR report. The report should have a test date 72 hours before the date of the visit. 
  • Use of face covers or masks will be compulsory.
  • All devotees will have to register with the government of Uttarakhand.  
  • Devotees & tourists will also have to obtain a compulsory medical certificate in their state from the nearest 
  • Community Health Center/District Hospital/Medical College.
  • Those who are above 65 years of age, or senior citizens, pregnant women, children below 10 years of age and those with comorbid conditions like diabetes, hypertension, chronic lung disease and cancer should avoid visiting the Kumbh Mela.
  • Individuals should always maintain a distance of 6 feet from each other at all times. 
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap, even when they do not look dirty. Alcohol based sanitisers will be made available. 
  • Spitting is strictly prohibited.
  • Aarogya Setu app should be installed by everybody.

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Emergency Contact Details for Kumbh Mela 2021

Kumbh Mela Helpline Number:  +91-1334 222725, +91-1334 222726, +91-1334 222727

Ambulance: 108

Police: 100

Kotwali Nagar Haridwar Police station: 9411112827

Jwalpur Police station: 9411112828

Kankhal Police station: 9411112829

Ranipur Police station: 9411112830

Har Ki Pauri Police station: 7017472767

Chandi Police station: 7895135551

Rishikesh Police station: 9411112815

Muni Ki Raiti Police station: 9411112842

Lakshman Jhula Police station: 9411112848

Official Website for Kumbh Mela: https://haridwarkumbhmela2021.com

Important Do's and Don'ts during Kumbh Mela Yatra


  • Please follow all the guidelines for COVID-19 issued by WHO, Govt. of India, Govt. of Uttarakhand and various related Govt. Agencies.
  • Please wear a mask at all times.
  • Please follow COVID Appropriate Behaviours.
  • Please visit the official website regarding various information related to the Kumbh Mela.
  • Keep Emergency Contact numbers handy at all times.
  • Use Bathing Ghats that are authorized by the Mela administration only and that are nearest to place of stay in the Mela area.
  • Inform the authorities if any unidentified or suspicious object/activity is found.
  • Follow the instructions given by the Mela Administration through PA System or any other modes.
  • Cooperate with the Departments involved in organizing the Mela.
  • Reach out to the Lost and Found Centres for loss of loved ones and belongings.
  • Install Aarogya Setu app in your mobile phone before coming to Haridwar.


  • Don't wear shoes is you want to visit Har Ki Pauri. There is no entry on Har Ki Pauri if you cam wearing shoes
  • Don’t pollute the river Ganga by using soaps, detergents or by disposing Pujan Samagri into the holy river.
  • Try not to carry too much baggage while travelling and avoid carrying valuables.
  • Do not use plastic bags in the city and mela area.
  • Do not spit anywhere in Haridwar.
  • Kindly do not defecate in the open, search for public toilets (Sulabh Sauchalaya). There are many in Haridwar and many mobile toilets will also be installed.
  • Don’t trust strangers offering something to eat in the name of Prasad.
  • People above 65 years of age, or senior citizens, pregnant women, children below 10 years of age and those with comorbid conditions like diabetes, hypertension, chronic lung disease and cancer should avoid visiting the Kumbh Mela.

Kumbh Mela Registration (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q: Where can I register for the Kumbh Mela 2021?
A: You can do the Kumbh Mela 2021 Registration online at the Kumbh Mela Registration official portal www.haridwarkumbhmela2021.com

Q: So we have to upload any documents for the Kumbh Mela 2021 registration?
A: To complete the Kumbh Mela registration online, visitors will have to upload their RT-PCR report, medical certificate and identity card to the authorised portal.

Q: Do I need to get myself checked for COVID-19 before visiting the Kumbh Mela 2021?
A: Yes, all visitors to the Kumbh Mela 2021 will have to produce a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR report. The report should have a test date 72 hours before the date of the visit. It is also compulsory to install the Aarogya Setu app.

Q: Will I be denied entry to the Haridwar Kumbh Mela without an official pass?
A: Yes, as per latest SOPs, All visitors to the Kumbh Mela 2021 will have to carry an official registered pass, which will be available online.

Q. How many tourists are expected in Kumbh Mela Haridwar?
A. Around 1 million (10 lakhs)  on normal days and around 5 million (5 Lakhs) on Shahi Snan dates are expected to visit Haridwar for during Kumbh Mela 2021.

Kumbh Mela 2021 News and Updates

13 Lakh 50 Thousand pilgrims take bath in Shahi Snaan of Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021

According to mela police, 13 Lakh 51 thousand 629 peoples take holy dip or bath in Shahi snaan of Kumbh Mela in Haridwar 2021

15 April 2021

Watch the live telecast of Shahi Snan on Doordarshan and DD Uttarakhand

All the three Royal bath of Kumbh Mela Haridwar 2021 will be live telecast on Doordarshan and DD Uttarakhand.

12 April 2021

Many Saints are corona positive before The Royal Bath (Shahi Snaan)

President of Akhada Council Mr. Narendar Giri is also Corona positive. Corona test of 40 saints done who came in contact with the President of Akhada.

12 April 2021

Routes for royal bath in Kumbh Mela Haridwar 2021 will change from tonight

As pilgrims increases, they will be sent on different routes. Vehicles coming from Delhi-Meerut diverted on Luxor Road. Vehicles coming from Dehradun will stop at Dudhadhari T-point.

11 April 2021

Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021 Guidelines for Pilgrims

Entry Guidelines for Kumbh Mela in Haridwar 2021

Mahakumbh: Restrictions are applied from 1 April

Nainital high court orders on Wednesday, Corona negative report is compulsory for visit Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021

26 March 2021

Corona report is compulsory for pilgrims to visit Kumbh Mela in Haridwar 2021

There is another option for pilgrims to visit Kumbh Mela. Those who have already taken both vaccinations of corona vaccines can visit Kumbh Mela without a corona report.

25 March 2021

Pilgrims are not allow to visit Har Ki Pauri on 12 April and 14 April.

On these two days no pilgrims will be allowed on Har Ki Pauri, but there are no restrictions on other days

23 March 2021

No entry on Har Ki Pauri if you came wearing shoes

Pilgrims will not be allowed to wear shoes and slippers on Har Ki Pauri during the Shahi bath. This arrangements will be in place from 10 April to 14 April for five days. Shri Ganga Sabha also agreed on this.

23 March 2021

Corona guidelines will be strictly followed in Kumbh Mela

Due to increasing infection rate, the State Government has given instructions to the District Magistrates to strictly follow the Corona guidelines in Mahakumbh in Haridwar.

23 March 2021

Corona: Central Government warns Uttarakhand Government regarding Kumbh Mela

The Union Health Secretary sent a letter to Uttarakhand government predicting the rise of corona. Uttarakhand Government have to take extra safety measures to control Covid-19.

22 March 2021

No restrictions on pilgrims to visit Kumbh Mela in Haridwar say Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat

Pilgrims must have to care of social distancing, wear a mask and take proper sanitization. Uttarakhand CM Mr. Tirath Singh Rawat says, No restrictions on pilgrims to visit Kumbh Mela Haridwar. Regular buses for pilgrims.

22 March 2021

First Peshwai of Haridwar Kumbh Mela took out

05 March 2021

Haridwar Kumbh Mela Will be Celebrated between 1st to 30th April

17 February 2021

Corona Report is Compulsory For Holy Bath of Kumbh Mela in Haridwar

27 January 2021

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