The 12-day Tungabhadra Pushkaralu concluded on Tuesday evening with “Pancha Nadi Harathi” given to the river at Sankal Bagh Ghat after District Collector G. Veerapandian and Superintendent of Police Fakkeerappa Kaginelli supplied silk robes to “Tungabhadra Talli” on the ghat.
The district administration and the police division heaved a sigh of aid because the occasion handed off with none untoward incident. The District Collector participated within the poornahuthi on the specifically constructed homa gundam at Sankal Bagh.
By a tough estimate, about 1.5 lakh folks visited the 23 ghats alongside the river in the course of the 12 days at numerous locations from Melagnur to Sangameswaram within the district.
Hundreds of officers from 14 departments chipped in to make sure nothing went mistaken whereas following all COVID-19 protocols.
Twelve various kinds of homams have been carried out on the 12 days of pushkaralu and folks have been allowed to take bathtub below bathe. At some ghats the place there was ample water, some folks took a dip.
Cultural programmes have been performed on all 12 days, and on the concluding letters of appreciation got to some personnel.