CHIKKABALLAPUR/BALLARI: A large number of tourists and locals flocked Nandi Hills on the outskirts of Bengaluru early on Sunday morning, the first day of the New Year, to catch a glimpse of the rising sun.
A tourist said, “It is a beautiful sunrise view point and I am coming here for the first time. It is worth watching. The family left home at 12 am to reach Nandi Hills on time. I’m glad I caught the view on New Year’s.”
Another tourist, Ravi, came to the hills with his family. “We came here Saturday night to watch the sunrise. We wished to begin the new year with the blessings of the Sun god.There is a huge crowd gathered over here, coming for the first time. I am feeling very happy, and this day will be memorable. Let the new year bring happiness and prosperity into everyone’s life. I wish more people would come here,” he wished.