Dusshera and Vijayadashami, marking the vanquishing of evil by good, were celebrated across the Country.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal participated at ‘Ravan Dahan’ function at IP Extension .
In Delhi, Pres Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, VP Rahul Gandhi & Former PM Manmohan Singh at Dussehra celebrations at Nav Dharmik Ram Leela.
In Lucknow, PM Narendra Modi participated Dussehra Mahotsav at the Aishbagh Ramleela Ground.
In Patna, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar participated at “Ravan Dahan” function at Gandhi Maidan where the effigy of Ravana set on fire.
In Punjab, Ravan Dahan function was celebrated at Chandigarh; effigy of Ravana set on fire.
Locals in Leh (Jammu and Kashmir) celebrate Dussehra, burnt effigy of Ravana.
Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh attends Dussehra festival & ’Ravan Dahan’ in Raipur.
“Ravan Dahan” of 110 feet Ravana effigy in Indore.
The World’s highest effigy of Ravana (210 feet) went into flames after it was set on fire on the conclusion of week-long festivities of Dussehra at Ramlila grounds, Barara.
In Virbhadra, The 45-feet tall effigy of demon king Ravana, along with son Meghnath and brother Kumbhkarna was consigned to flames at Jakhu Hills by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.
Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal participated in the Dusherra celebration at ‘Ravana Dahan’