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Mapusa Ganesh festival lottery launched
July 12, 2011
Mapusa Municipal Council (MMC) Chairperson Sudhir Kandolkar released lottery coupons of Mapusa Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Viswastha Mandal at Mapusa.
Speaking on the occasion, Kandolkar complimented Mapusa Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Viswastha Mandal for completing 50 years and said the festival like Ganeshotsav bring together the people of all sections of the society and foster brotherhood.
Mapusa Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Viswastha Mandal Utsav committee President Ramesh Pankar said the Mandal has decided to celebrate the golden jubilee year of Ganeshotsav with much funfair and cultural programmes will be organized on all the 11 days.
“The income that will be generated through sale of coupons will be utilized for conducting social activities,”
GET LUCKY FOR GANESH: Mapusa Municipal Council Chairperson Sudhir Kandolkar releases the lottery coupons. Photo by Anil Shankhwalker
said informed Pankar.
Members elected on the Utsav committee of Mapusa Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal are Ramesh Pankar (president), Avdhut Bhartu (vice president), Mohan Kanekar (secretary), Sripad Yende (assistant secretary), Shivanand Dhavjekar (treasurer), Ramesh Manerkar (assistant treasurer), Prakash Dhumal, Shyamsunder Pednekar, Eknath Mapsekar and Ajit Mandrekar (members).