People across the globe are now preparing to bid farewell to 2018 and welcome the new year 2019.
In India also, the people are in a festive mood.
Our correspondent reports that Delhites are ushering in the New Year with songs and dances in churches.
Bangaloreans are gearing up for the New year celebrations as the Central Business district is glittering with illumination and fanfare.
Mumbaikars are in a festive mood to welcome the New Year.
Goa, which is among the country’s most attractive holiday destinations, has come alive to welcome the new year.
Preparations for new year celebrations in the state are complete with the tourist season peaking over the last week. Several programmes are organized across the state.
In Mizoram, people bade farewell to 2018 at sunset, with songs played on the streets reminiscing the year that is set to pass by.