Kundapur; Jan 13: In the history of Uppunda for the first time Madikal surroundings has become the classic example for one of the splendid programmes. Madikal sea bank, which was always buzzled, crowded with fishermen has become a meeting point of thousands of tourists. The influx of ocean of tourists to Kadalotsava and diverse cultural programmes etc were the spotlight of the programme.
The Kadalotsava-2013 was organized from Jan 10 to Jan 12,with the sole intention of improving Madikal uppunda sea beach as tourist centre and to glorify the cultural flavor through this kind of Kadalotsavas.In the first day of procession more than three thousand people have participated.The coastal tradition of celebrating the exhibition had been held in various dance teams.Cultural diversity in the evening,a boat cruise,large cradle and entertainment shows were filled with packed people.Specialized platform,fireworks display and few people gathered in shopping malls on Saturday from morning onwards.Influx of the people from different parts of the district and participation of foreigners in the Kadalotsava was an added attraction of the event.
The separate parking system,colourful,illuminated lighting displays etc have made the programme even more impressive.Sunday,being the weekly holiday,organizers were expecting increase in the number of tourists.The Kadalotsava amid natural beauty in the surrounding area of Byndoor has born as one of the splendid,lavish events of the region.