Sai temple receives Rs 5 cr in cash, gold

A record cash of Rs 3.75 crore and gold ornaments and other objects worth Rs 1.25 crore were received by Shri Saibaba Sansthan.

Updated: Jul 17, 2011, 20:50 PM IST

Shirdi: A record cash of Rs 3.75 crore and
gold ornaments and other objects worth Rs 1.25 crore were
received by Shri Saibaba Sansthan here from the devotees
within the three-days of `Guru purnima` celebrations,
sansthan sources said.

Over 2.5 lakh Pilgrims visited the Saibaba temple during
the celebrations from July 14 to 16, sources added.

The sansthan received cash as also gold ornaments and
other objects including a crown, a necklace, an incense stick
stand and a sai linga together worth Rs 5 crore within
three-days, sources said.

PTI