‘Selfie with shadu idol’ competition by police


Nashik: Following announcement of Vighnaharta Ganesh Mandal competition by Nashik district rural police force, the city police force has also announced the competition. This competition will be held in four divisions under the city police commissionerate. There will be best Ganesh Mandal competition for social mandals. Besides, a unique competition ‘Selfie with shadu idol’ has been organised for mandals as well as domestic Ganeshotsav, informed Police Commissioner Dr. Ravinder Kumar Singal.

When appeal is being made to celebrate Ganeshotsav this year in eco-friendly way and in DJ free atmosphere, a special competition has been announced for social Ganesh Mandals in four divisions of the city. In addition, ‘Selfie with shadu idol’ has been announced for domestic lord Ganesh devotees. They have to click their selfies with Ganesh idol prepared from shadu soil and eco-friendly decoration they make and send on WhatsApp no. 9762100100. The Police Commissioner will present prizes to lord Ganesh devotees who will take special care for environment and have the best decoration.

This competition will be of 50 marks for social Ganesh Mandals. This competition will be in Panchavati, Bhadrakali, Ambad and Nashik Road divisions. The competition will be eco-friendly and Ganesh Mandals should follow 10 rules fixed by the police Commissionerate to emerge as best Ganesh Mandals. 50 marks will be given for this.

Those Mandals which depict the best scenes and follow the rules will be given prizes. Those Mandals which depict environmental friendly scenes such as no horn day, use of helmets, anti-terrorism scenes and scenes based on social awareness will also be awarded.The Police Commissioner will give away prizes to winning Mandals.