April 19, Kathmandu - Former King Gyanendra Shah has thanked the Indian people and the Government of India for making his stay in India simple and easy.
In a statement, Shah said that the responsibility taken by the akhada council to make special arrangements for the royal bath and Ganga Aarti at the Mahakumbh was unforgettable in itself.
"We are grateful for the congratulations and blessings bestowed on us by all Hindus during the royal bath," the former king said." At the invitation of Acharya Mahamandaleshwar Shri Kailashananda Giri, the presiding deity of Niranjan Akhada, we have returned home after participating in the Maha Kumbh Mela ceremony held at the holy shrine Haridwar every 12 years," the statement said. We express our heartfelt gratitude to Peethadhishwar Acharya Mahamandaleshwar Shri Kailashananda Giri and all the Saint Mahatmas. '
Expressing his heartfelt gratitude to all the well-wishers, he said that he would like to thank all the well-wishers for the welcome shown by various organizations and the Nepali people on his return from India.