Banaras Boat Festival 2020 held for the first time in Benares. Varanasi News ZNDM NEWS |

'Banaras Boat Festival 2020' was organized on Sunday by UP Tourism, Varanasi Royal Round Table and Safarnama. On this occasion, 'Banaras Boats Festival 2020' was organized for the first time towards Safarnama.

'Banaras Boat Festival 2020' was organized on Sunday by UP Tourism, Varanasi Royal Round Table and Safarnama. On this occasion, 'Banaras Boats Festival 2020' was organized for the first time towards Safarnama. During this time 12 boats of colorful Ganges ran talking to the waves. People of Kashi flocked to see this amazing sight. Let me tell you for the first time a boat race was organized in the Ganges. Now it will be organized every year by the Department of Tourism. On this occasion the boat race started from Ramnagar which ended by going to Rajendra Prasad Ghat. The event was divided into two parts, in which the boat race, boat painting competition, tableau was organized in the first part. In the second part, cultural programs were presented at Rajghat.
In Ramnagar, the NDRF Commandant flagged off the race. Tourism Minister Dr. Neelkanth Tiwari was the chief guest of this function. In the boat race, first place was awarded to Sheibu Sahni of Pandeyghat, second Dwarka Majhi Ramnagar, and third place to Rajendra Sahni Pandey Ghat.