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New Delhi [India], Oct 11 (ANI): Environmentalists have raised their concerns over possible contamination of groundwater by artificial ponds created for idol immersion during Durga Puja.
Sonbhadra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Two people drowned during idol immersion in Kharuaon village of Ghorawal Kotwali area on Wednesday.
Balrampur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Eight people were arrested after a clash erupted between two groups during an idol immersion procession here on Wednesday.
Dholpur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Ten people drowned during Durga idol immersion in Dholpur on Tuesday.
Dholpur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct 8 (ANI): Ten people drowned during Durga idol immersion in Parbati river on Tuesday in Dholpur.
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], Oct 8 (ANI): With the nine-day long Navratri festival coming to an end, devotees on Tuesday bid adieu to Goddess Durga and performed immersion of the idols installed at various puja pandals.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 5 (ANI): The city's transgender community has organised a special Durga Puja by offering prayers to unique Durga idol -- Ardh Nariswar -- depicting half Shiva and half Parvati.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 03 (ANI): Continuing their tradition of using precious metals and stones to adorn goddess Durga for the third consecutive year, a puja committee here has installed her idol made of 50 kg gold at the pandal.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday here said that people don't have to take permission from the high court to immerse Goddess Durga's idol anymore after the BJP won 18 parliamentary seats in the state.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Sept 29 (ANI): Idol makers are receiving a large numbers of orders as their business is witnessing heightened demand with the festival of Durga Puja around the corner.
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Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India] Oct 21: Three persons were killed and six others got injured when their tractor-trolley overturned in Madhya Pradesh's Katni, nearly 360-kilometres from state capital Bhopal.
Kanpur, (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Oct 20 (ANI): Artificial pond created to immerse Goddess Durga's idol in Kanpur failed to achieve its aim of eco-friendly celebration as it poses health scare among locals here.