Reasi, June 9
The 2-day of Aghar Jitto Mela witnessed heavy rush of the tourists and devotees from various parts of the State and country here today.
As per the prevalent rituals, Shoba Yatra was taken out and the chains and other antique objects of Baba Jitto were brought in Palki from holy place Raja Mandlik to temple in front of main Aghar market.
In the shoba Yatra several devotees took part amid chanting of bhajans and beating of drum. A yatra was held in the market temple in which several people took part. The sounds of drum and traditional karks (ballads) amused the audience.
The devotees also took holy shower in water stream which is considered very pious
The people also took keen interest in stalls which were set up by the district administration in which several schemes and departments programmes were displayed for the benefits of the public. The children were seen playing games and enjoying other recreation activities.
All the arrangements of the event were well manned by the district administration and local committee members for comforts of the pilgrims.