The number of tourists visiting Taj Mahal is gradually increasing after it reopened on September 21, 2020 following a closure of around 180 days due to Covid-19 induced nationwide lockdown.
A Chinese national and visitors from Delhi were among the first to step into the white marble tomb built by a 17th-century Mughal emperor for his wife when it opened at sunrise, ending six months of closure.
India's star tourist attraction, the 17th-century monument of love, the Taj Mahal, and the Agra Fort, are all set to reopen from Monday, after an unprecedented closure of six months, due to Covid-19 pandemic.
The iconic Taj Mahal and other historical monuments are alarmed by the number of honey bees around them.
At its current rate of growth, it will be taller than the iconic Taj in Agra, some 73 metres high, in 2020.
The annual three day Urs of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, builder of the iconic Taj Mahal, will not be held, as the historic monuments including the Taj in the city have been shut down till March 31, in the wake of COVID-19.
After changing the names of Allahabad to Prayagraj and Mughalsarai to Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Nagar, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is planning to change the name of Agra to Agravan.
A massive 9-foot-long Indian Rock Python slitheres into the western parking lot of the iconic structure.
The exquisite mausoleum Taj Mahal in Agra will not open for tourists from July 6, with 55 new cases of Covid-19 being detected within the last four days in the city.