President Ramnath Kovind Inaugurates Madhavpur Ghed Fair in Gujarat
- The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated five-day long Madhavpur Ghed Fair on April 10, 2022, at Madhavpur Ghed, Porbandar in Gujarat.
- The Madhavpur Ghed Fair is being organised by the Government of Gujarat in association with the Ministry of Culture since 2018 every year to celebrate the sacred union of Lord Krishna and Rukmini.
- The Madhavpur Fair connects Gujarat with north-east region in an integral bond.
As per the folk-story Shri Krishna was born in today’s Uttar Pradesh, made Gujarat his workplace and married Rukmini, a princess from today’s north-eastern region of the country.
Points to Remember:
- Madhavpur Ghed Fair is held in which state of India annually?