The show was to be jointly organized by the Maharashtra State Road Development Authority(MSRDC) , Traffic Police department and the toll operator of the Bandra Worli Sea Link (BWSL).

Speaking to MiD DAY, an MSRDC official requesting anonymity, said, “We had plans of organizing a laser show in the BWSL on August 14 and August 15 , but due to the demise of Union Minister and Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh we have cancelled the laser shows.”

The Maharashtra Government on Tuesday announced a three-day state mourning over the demise of Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh. The announcement was made by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, official sources said.