The Government of Uttar Pradesh conducts Deepotsav every year. In the starting years, the count was around 50,000 and now its more than 5,00,000. Reportedly, the government has conducted this event to enter the Guinness Book of records. Almost 50,000 lamps were lightened in every ghat there.
During this event, the organizers organized cultural programs. Thousands of people participated in these programs. CM Yogi Adityanath and state Ministers were present during these events.
Fijian minister Veena Kumar Bhatnagar was the chief guest for this event. She has also sung Hindi hymns. He also has an Indian origin. She felt happy for fulfilling her long term dream of visiting Ayodhya. She has also expressed her interest to participate in Deepotsav every year if there is a chance. Reportedly, the government has spent 133 crores for this event.