At least 18 people drown across Maharashtra during immersion of idols on last day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival
As many as 18 people drowned on Sunday in various parts of Maharashtra during the immersion of idols on the last day of the Ganesh festival, officials said on Monday.
On the final day of Hindu festival Ganesh Chaturthi, which began on 13 September, people came together to bid farewell to Lord Ganesha.
Man stabs five people after altercation during Ganesh immersion procession in Gujarat; 1 person dead
According to police official, the accused cab driver in Gujarat, who was unable to move his car due to the procession, got into an argument with the people in the immersion procession. As matters escalated, he stabbed five people.