City residents witnessed an impressive show of firecrackers as well as the bursting of cracker-stuffed effigies of the Ravana, Kumbhakarna and Meghnad.
Events organised at the Thermal Colony ground, Model Town, Railway ground, MSD Senior Secondary Public School, SSD girls college and the NFL complex saw a huge crowd.
Finance Minister Manpreet Badal attended two events at Thermal Colony and Guru Nanak College ground at Model Town.
At MSD School ground, Punjab and Haryana High Court Justice HS Sidhu and former minister Chiranji Lal Garg were present.
Traffic bluesCity roads witnessed traffic snarls on the occasion.