Nagpur: Much awaited annual Koradi Cultural and Tourism Mahotsav, fondly called as Koradi Festival kickstarted on Monday. Nagpur district Guardian Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule, famed Bollywood singer Jeet Ganguly, MP Krupal Tamne, mayor Nandatai Jichkar, former minister Sulekhatai Kumbhare, divisional commissioner Anup Kumar, District Collector Sachin Kurve, sub-divisional revenue officer Avinash Katde, Mahadula nagar panchayat president Seema Jayaswal, sarpanch Archana Maind, Ashish Jayaswal and regional transport officer Sharad Jichka and others were present on the occasion.
The inaugural function was held at 6 pm on Sunday, followed by Maha Aarti at 7 pm, followed by songs from Jeet Ganguly.
Talking to Nagpur Today Collector Sachin Surve extended his Navratri wishes to all the readers of Nagpur Today.
Celebrity guest Jeet Ganguly thanked to all organisers of Koradi festival and said it was his privilege to perform in Nagpur and blessed to be specially here in the week of Navratri.
On Monday, Niranjan Bobde will also present ‘Bhavsandhya’, a programme of music, after mahaarti at 7 pm. This will be followed by performance of noted danseuse Sudha Chandran.
After Maha Aarti at 7 pm on Tuesday, Manoj Tiwari will present ‘Jas geet gayan’.
Noted singer Anuradha Paudwal will perform after mahaarti at 7 pm on Wednesday.