Stage set for Godavari Pushkaralu in Telugu states

imagesStage set for ‘Godavari Pushkaralu in the Telugu state of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana ,beginning tomorrow.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N.Chandrababu Naidu will formally inaugurate the event at Rajahmundry in East Godavari district by taking holy dip in Godavari . Over 14 lakhs are expected to take Holy dip on daily basis

The Tourism Department of Andhra Pradesh has planned the following major events for Godavari Maha Pushkaralu 2015.

Sky Lanterns Festival (Akasa Deepam) at 7:30 PM on July 13, 2015 at Rajahmundry.

Sand Art Festival at 7 AM to 8 PM from July 14, 2015 – July 25, 2015 at Narsapuram.

Food Festival at 7 AM to 8 PM from July 13, 2015 – July 25, 2015 at Rajahmundry

Prabhalu Festival at 7 AM to 7 PM July 15, 2015 at Kotipalli

Flower and Horticulture show on July 13, 2015 – July 25, 2015 at Rajahmundry

Laser Show on July 13, 2015 – July 25, 2015 at Rajahmundry.

Helicopter Joy Ride is also arranged to view the Ghats during Godavari Pushkaralu

On other side, Enroute to Dharmapuri, Kaleshwaram ,Karimnagar Godavari river is spread in Telangana. Chief minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao will formally inaugurate the event at Dharmapuri in Karimnagar by taking holy dip in Godavari .

Telangana Jagruthi headed by Kavitha has organised medical camps to serve the needy at Pushkaralu. Several other arrangements were made like drinkwater facilities , roads to reach the river , toilets and other facilities to the people coming to take Holy Bath.