Fri, Jul 22, 2016, 05:40 PM
The 108th Bonalu festival at Lal Darwaza in old city was celebrated with pomp and gaiety. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Commissioner (GHMC) Janardhan Reddy and Hyderabad Police Commissioner Mahender Reddy attended and performed special pujas. Dwajarohana and Shikara Puja were performed at the outset. Some 3,000 policemen were deployed to conduct the festivities in a peaceful manner. A number of officials too participated in the festivities.