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Jamshedpur, Aug 17: Krishna Janmashtami Mahotsav was inaugurated at Surya Mandir Sidhgora here on Wednesday. An audition for group dance competition was organized today in the presence of former CM and temple committee patron Raghubar Das. A number of dance groups from different parts of the city performed today. Finally, eight top performing teams were selected for finals to be held during Janmashtami on 19th August.
Teachers from noted dance academies from across the city were the judges for the audition. Tomorrow, audition for Bal Radha Krishna Sajao Competition will be organized, said the temple committee members. Altogether 125 children will participate in the event. A Matki Phod contest will be organized at 11 am on the day of Janmashtami. Both men and women can participate in the event.
The temple committee members present today included president Sanjeev Singh, general secretary Gunjan Yadav, Mantu Banerjee, Sanjay Singh, Dinesh Kumar, Kamlesh Singh, Pawan Agrawal, Rakesh Singh, Amarjeet Singh Raja, Akhilesh Choudhary, Shashikant Singh and Biswanath Sarkar.