Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday spoke to his Jharkhand counterpart Arjun Munda and urged him to provide various facilities to the Bihar pilgrims during their visit to Deoghar for worship in Baba Baidyanath temple beginning from tomorrow, official sources said.

Mr. Kumar told Mr. Munda during telephonic conversation that the pilgrims from Bihar be provided facilities as usual, including entry in the temple for ‘Jalabhishek’ during auspicious Shrawan month, the sources said.

Mr. Munda assured the Bihar Chief Minister that the visitors from Bihar will be provided necessary facilities for worship, they said.