Navi Mumbai citizens were witness to their own Kala Ghoda like festival organized by Mumbai Municipal Corporation. The event which was held on an open plot in Sector-11 was formally inaugurated by Mayor Sudhakar Sonavane. Delicacies of most of states of India were served at the food stalls. Cultural events of various states were also organized.
The event was organized in the presence of eminent personalities like MLA Manda Mhatre, MLA Sandeep Naik, Deputy Mayor Avinash Lad, Standing Committee Chairperson Netra Shirke, Chairman of Sports and Youth Affairs Committee Prakash More, Corporators- Ravindra Ithape, Dr Jayaji Nath, Ramesh Dole, Additional Commissioner Ankush Chavan, DMC Dadasaheb Chabukshwar, DMC Subhash Ingale, DMC Dr Babasaheb Rajale Trupti Sandbhor, Sandhya Ambade and the General Manager of NMMT Shirish Aradwad. Director of Media Creative House, Nehal Thakkar, who was part of the organizing team, was also present.
Handicrafts and gift items stall was a special attraction.
Workshops to promote healthy cooking and eating habits among the residents of Navi Mumbai were also conducted. Various performances including 3D street paintings, rock band performance and free-health check up for kids were some of the highlights of the event.