Several events marked the day of Marathi Rajbhasha

Several programs and activities in the city were organized to mark the marathi Rajbhasha Day , organized on the anniversary of the birth of V V Shirwadkar aka Kusumagraj .n Schools, schools and private organizations organized events such as poetry recitals, Marathi plays and a tribute to Kusumagraj.

KBH school had organized an exhibition where charts with information about Marathi literature were on display. Students from Shah Vidyalay sung a Marathi Abhiman song and also presented a skit showing the importance of the Marathi language.

At some schools, many poetry reading competitions were organized. The highlight of the day was Granth Dindi by Marathi department of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaikwad College , where students dressed in Maharastrian attire participated in Dindi (walk) followed by a poetry reading contest.