Anganewadi all set for a Shri Bharadidevi Yatra
Angnewadi is getting ready for its popular Shir Bharadidevi Yatrotsav (Fair) which is scheduled to be start on 15th February
Angnewadi: The place of faith and worship for lakhs of devotees, Angnewadi is getting ready for its popular Shir Bharadidevi Yatrotsav (Fair) which is scheduled to be start on 15th February. The villagers are keeping no stone unturned to make the venue convenient for huge crowd that will gather here to have a glimpse of their favorite deity.
Around 10-12 lakh devotees are estimated to visit this place as the fair will be taking place on weekend. All the management works are being done by keeping the number of visitors in mind, informed Naresh Angne, President of a local organization.
The temple will be open for devotees from 3am on the day of fair. Infrastructural arrangements like wooden railing which can queue up around six lines of devotees and a walkover bridge etc are near completion ahead of this most talked about fair in the region.
Constant electricity supply
An electricity distribution company has completed the cores like cleaning lines, transformer maintenance etc. Also, emergency provision for electricity from Kudal and Kankavali has been done. The provision of 1 KVS electricity will make sure of constant electricity supply during the festival. The supply cables are installed underground to minimize the risk.
SRP to watch over the area
To avoid any kinds of unpleasant incidences, a team of Police including three Dy SPs, 14 Police Inspectors and 570 male and female police personals along with Homeguard jawans will be alert on the location under the Chief of District Police Abhishek Trimukhe. Also, a team of SRP jawans will be on toes to watch over the place. Booths are prepared to keep the area under surveillance.
200 State transport buses at service
The State Transport will run 200 buses to ease the transport of devotees. To avoid traffic jams due to breakdown of vehicles, a crane is made available. Two special teams of traffic police are assigned the duty to control traffic on the way to the fair.
Other facilities like dust suppression, VIP Pass arrangements, VVIP entrance, CCTV cameras etc are arranged for smooth execution of the fair. Pre-event work of this extravagant fair is now in the last stage.