Sambhajinagar – To celebrate the Hindu New Year a huge procession of all Hindu activist organisations and sects was held here. The Dharmadwaj was worshipped by the President of the Hindu New year welcome committee and the Mayor Mr. Nanadakumar Ghodle, Shivasena Member of Parliament Chandrakant Khaire and respected Guruvarya Mr. Prasad Maharaj Anmalnekar, after which the procession commenced. Devout Hindus in traditional attire participated in the procession. Different organisations presented live floats depicting the valorous history of Hindus. A pledge to establish a Hindu nation was taken on behalf of Hindu Janajagruti Samiti.
All Hindu activist organisations and Youth activation forum hoisted a gudhi at the Bhagwan Parshuram Chowk with a pledge to ‘establish the Hindu Dharma on the entire earth and to make the entire human race cultured and prosperous’. It concluded with singing of Vande Mataram. Dignitaries Mr. Dayaramji Basaiyye (Arya Samaj), Mr. Anil Paithankar (Brahman Mahasangh), Mr. Shyam Deshpande (President Yuva Prabhodhan Manch), Mr. Subash Kumavat (Vice-President Yuva Prabodhan Manch, Vishwa Hindu Parishad), Mr. Anil Makariya (Bharatiya Janata Party), Mr. Sarang Takalkar (Secretary Janata Vikas Parishad) etc.graced the occasion with their presence.