The Rani Laxmibai Durga Utsav has organised a mega Dahi Handi competition on Friday evening at Laxmi Nagar Volleyball Ground. The winning team stands chance to win Rs 1 lakh prize.
The mandal, which is famous for organising mega Durga Utsav festival every year at the same place, is organising the Dahi Handi competition for the first time.
A galaxy of dignitaries are expected to grace the event. It included newly appointed State BJP president Chandrashekhar Bawankule, former Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda, former mayor Sandip Joshi, Hotel Ashok owner Sanjay Gupta, Wankhede madam of Wankhede Classes and others.
The organisers have appealed to the citizens to participate in the event in large number. Those teams which want to take part in should contact the organisers at the venue.