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Welders build pontoon bridge for festival in India

Rajesh Kumar Singh / AP

An Indian laborer welds iron as he along with others make a temporary pontoon bridge across the River Ganges for the upcoming Maha Kumbh festival in Allahabad, India, Tuesday, June 19. Millions of Hindu pilgrims are expected to arrive for the festival held once in twelve years and scheduled to begin January 14.

Rajesh Kumar Singh / AP

Indian laborers work to make a part of a temporary pontoon bridge across the River Ganges for the upcoming Maha Kumbh festival in Allahabad, India, on June 19. Millions of Hindu pilgrims are expected to arrive for the festival held once in twelve years and scheduled to begin January 14, 2013.