Ministry of Health today published a fact check and stated that the news is done by India Today is baseless and considered Fake News. They even tagged them on Twitter via their official Twitter handle.
Ministry of Health tweeted this #FakeNews This news published by
is INCORRECT and FAKE. #Unite2FightCorona
— Ministry of Health (@MoHFW_INDIA) April 6, 2021
The news piece done by them was that Kumbh Mela is becoming a super spreader event done by the India Today group.