Ram Kadam Dahi Handi, Ghatkopar is the famosu Dahi Handi in Mumbai named after BJP MLA Ram Kadam, the Dahi Handi event sees Govinda pathaks from all over Mumbai. The event sees a large number of celebrities in attendance. In the past, the event has been attended by Shah Rukh Khan, Asha Parekh, Ameesha Patel and Yukta Mookey.
After Bombay High Court’s refusal to impose height and age restrictions on Dahi Handi recently, Ram Kadam was quoted saying, “We will hold the tallest Dahi Handi in India.”
This year Bollywood veteran actor Jeetendra made a appearance and was seen dancing at the Dahi Handi at his song. In the past, the event has doled out cash prizes up to Rs 1 crore and this time the amount is slashed down and brought to Rs. 25 lakh.
The Bombay High Court on August 7, eased restrictions on the Dahi Handi festival by refusing to decide on the height restriction on the human pyramid. The court has also stated that Dahi Handi is an adventure sport and agreed to lower the age limit for Govindas to 14.