Pune: Disguised as warkaris, cops arrest 55 for thefts, robberies

Pimpri Chinchwad police have arrested 55 persons, including 12 women, suspected to be involved in petty thefts and robberies during the Palkhi processions. As many as 17 offences of theft and robbery were registered on June 21 and 22 at Alandi, Dehu Road, and Dighi police stations. The Pandharpur Wari pilgrimage is taking place at full scale after a gap of two pandemic years.
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1 weeks ago

Pandharpur Wari begins: Huge turnout expected, heavy police force in place;...

Palkhi procession of Sant Tukaram Maharaj started from Dehu on Monday. Sant Dnyaneshwar Maharaj procession from Alandi on Tuesday. Pandharpur Wari is happening without restrictions for the first time after two years. Pune city police has deployed heavy force and imposed traffic restrictions and diversions.
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1 weeks ago

Lakhs of devotees reach Alandi with renewed enthusiasm for Ashadhi Wari

Nagnath Errapa, 74, is one of the lakhs of warkaris or pilgrims who are undertaking the Ashadhi Wari after a gap of two years amid the coronavirus pandemic. The pilgrimage is said to be 800 years old, where members of the Warkari sect visit the Vitthoba Temple at Pandharpur.
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1 weeks ago

PMC to install 40 CCTV cameras at chariot sites

Pandharpur waari pilgrimage will begin on June 20 from Alandi and Dehu in Pune district. On its journey, the waari halts in the city for two days. One chariot is kept at the Palkhi Vitobha Mandir and the second at Nivdungya Vithoba Mandir.
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2 weeks ago