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Religious fervour, gaiety marks Sankranti Sambarlu

Gangiredhu (decorted bull) performing a feat during Sankranti Celebrations at N.T.R. Stadium, in Guntur. | Photo Credit: T_VIJAYA_KUMAR

Religious fervour, gaiety and a bonhomie marked the three day ‘Sankranti Sambarulu,’ which concluded at NTR Municipal Stadium here on Thursday. The three-day annual event began with the lighting of ‘Bhogi’ fire. District Collector I. Samuel Ananda Kumar, Municipal Commissioner C. Anuradha and other officials were present. The event was organised by the Guntur Municipal Corporation.

The event presented a diversity of cultural performances by local artists, including classical dances, skits and dappu (drum) performances. Competitions in rangoli were conducted for ...

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