Millions expected at Kumbh Mela festival in India

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Millions of people are expected to take part in the Simhastha Kumbh Mela in the Indian holy city of Ujjain, Friday. During the one of the biggest religious congregations in the world pilgrims of all ages and from all parts of India and abroad gathered at the banks of the Shipra River before bathing and praying in its holy waters in celebration of the commencement of the month-long Kumbh Mela.