Published: 01st October 2019
60-yr-old Mysuru woman eats six idlis in a minute, wins Dasara competition
The competition was held especially for women for the festival of Mysuru Dasara. Mysuru Dasara (Dussehra) is the official state festival of Karnataka celebrated for 10 days
Think you're the ultimate idli eater? Well think again, a 60-year-old woman has wolfed down six idlis in a mere minute, securing the first position in an idli eating competition in Mysuru, Karnataka.
The idli eating competition was held on the occasion of Mysuru Dasara here on Tuesday. The competition was held especially for women in Mysuru Dasara and they had to chomp down as many idlis as they can in a minute. The elderly woman named Sarojamma, a resident of Hullahalli, obliterated her opponents when it came to eating idlis fast.
Mysuru Dasara (Dussehra) is the official state festival of Karnataka and it is celebrated for 10 days. It is the beginning with Navaratri festival and concluding on Vijayadashami, the day celebrated as the victory of good over evil across the country
During the festival, the city is beautified. The famous Mysuru Palace is lit up with 100,000 light bulbs, making for a stunning sight.