Sun, Jul 19, 2015, 04:08 PM
The annual Bonalu festivities started on a grand note at Golconda fort here amidst tight security. The main festivities was started by performing special pujas to goddess Jagadambika at the fort. Home Minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy and Excise Minister T Padma Rao presented 'Pattu Vastrams' to the deity on behalf the government. A massive procession was taken out on this occasion. Bonalu will be held on Sundays and Thursdays during the Ashadam month across 4,000 temples in the city.