People Throng Markets for Diwali Shopping

People Busy Purchasing Diyas on the Eve of Diwali in Bhubaneswar on Monday

Bhubaneswar: With two days left for the festival of lights, people are seen pouring into kiosks selling diyas.

Apart from this, candles of various shapes and colours and decorative lights are also in demand among people.

The electric diyas have become hugely popular as it fulfils the purpose of earthen lamps, but have a greater lifespan.

The ongoing annual terracotta fair Mruttika-2017, has also become a must for shoppers collecting designer diyas available in shapes of turtles, butterflies and flowers and other lighting materials.