Amongst a huge crowd of the Koli community, the first foundation day of the Shri Govardhani Mata’s temple at Belapur was held. Present during the event was MLC Manda Mhatre. With the efforts of MLC Manda Mhatre, the Shri Govardhani Mata temple was founded on 15 August 2008 in Belapur. With the completion of its first year, a cultural and religious event was held at the temple to mark its foundation day ceremony. Present to celebrate the joy of the locals was MLC Manda Mhatre who along with her husband Vijay Mhatre conducted haven and prayers against the Swine FLu scare in the city. The Shri Govardhani mata temple sees a huge crowd of devotees coming here daily. During the celebrations the local women performed traditional dances, which also saw the participation of MLC Manda Mhatre. She also spoke on the old and traditional bell at the temple. She also spoke on the other celebrations that are held at the temple. With cameraperson Roshan Hate, Anil More for NMTV News.

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