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Narakasur slaying spirit to take a hit due to rains

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Panaji: The annual practice of slaying Narakasur ahead of Diwali has taken a major hit. With the rains hitting the state, the youth have not been able to complete the effigies of the demon.

Even those who have completed it, are not able to put it on display due to the continued rains in the state.

Larger than life effigies of Narakasur are one of the important feature in the state of Goa, which is also an important tourist attraction.

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