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Dussehra celebrations 2017: Check out in pics how was festival celebrated across India

Dussehra was celebrated with pomp and fervor across the country as the demon king Ravana's effigy was burnt. In Delhi, PM Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, former PM Manmohan Singh and other dignitaries attended the Dussehra festivities at Red Fort ground. PM Modi said that Lord Ram went from Ayodhya and achieved victory in Lanka. President Kovind said that we should all emulate Lord Rama's ideals in our lives. Let's have a look at Dussehra festivities all over the country

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 30 September 2017, 09:45:34 PM
Dussehra in Delhi

Dussehra in Delhi

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Dussehra was celebrated with pomp and fervor across the country as the demon king Ravana's effigy was burnt. In Delhi, PM Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, former PM Manmohan Singh and other dignitaries attended the Dussehra festivities at Red Fort ground. PM Modi said that Lord Ram went from Ayodhya and achieved victory in Lanka. President Kovind said that we should all emulate Lord Rama's ideals in our lives. Let's have a look at Dussehra festivities all over the country
Dussehra in Dehradun

Dussehra in Dehradun

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Dussehra was celebrated in Dehradun with pomp and fervour.
Dussehra in Amritsar

Dussehra in Amritsar

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Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan attended the Dussehra festivities in Amritsar.
Dussehra in Chattisgarh

Dussehra in Chattisgarh

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CM Raman Singh attended the Dussehra festivities in Chattisgarh.
Dussehra in Patna

Dussehra in Patna

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Dussehra was also celebrated in Patna's Gandhi Maidan.
Dussehra in Srinagar

Dussehra in Srinagar

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Dussehra was celebrated in Srinagar's Polo ground.
Dussehra in Mysore

Dussehra in Mysore

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The Mysore palace was illuminated in Dussehra. Visitors from all over the world visit Mysore to witness the festivities.
Dussehra in Hyderabad

Dussehra in Hyderabad

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Hyderabad too celebrated Dussehra in style. People loved the festivities which continued for a long time.