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Jamshedpur, Oct 1: “Ma Durga is the symbol of power, of Shakti, of Strength. The Goddess in Her nine forms spells strength, bravery and destroyer of evil,” observed Jharkhand Health and Disaster Management Banna Gupta while inaugurating several Durga Puja pandals on the auspicious Maha Sashthi evening to signal joy of Durgotsav, one of the most important festivals of India.
Jharkhand Minister Banna Gupta, on Saturday inaugurated several Durga Puja pandals including Uliyan Main Road Durga Puja Pandal, Syndicate Colony, 4th and 5th Phase, Durga Puja, Gangotri Enclave Near Vijaya Heritage Durga Puja Pandal, Uliyan Durga Mandir, Shastrinagar Block No.3 Durga Puja Pandal, Sonari West Lay-Out, G Road Community Building Durga Puja Pandal, Sonari Rocky Maidan Durga Puja Pandal, Jugsalai Gauri Shankar Road Durga Puja Pandal, Jugsalai Rajasthan Seva Sadan, Hospital Shiv Ghat Road Durga Puja Pandal, Mango Ulidih Tank Road, Sri-Sri Sarvajanik Durga Puja Pandal, Mango Shankosai Road No. 3 Puja Pandal, Mango Dimna Chowk, Hillview Public Durga Puja Pandal, Mango NH33 Bhujania Place, Public Durga Puja Pandal, Mango Madhav Bagh Colony, Durga Puja Pandal, Mango Road No.17 Haldhar Mahato Colony among others. Apart from this, dandiya program at Bistupur Gopal Maidan, Bistupur Ramdas Bhatta participated in cultural dandiya program at Alcor Hotel.
Banna Gupta wished people bounteous blessings of Mother Durga. “I wish you, your families a very happy Durgotsav. Be fearless in expressing truth and following the path of truth for the blessings of the Divine Mother in the form of Shakti will always be with you,” he stated.