Photos: From Oval Maidan to Banganga, Will-Kat's day out in Mumbai

Updated: Apr 19, 2016, 11:49 IST
  • Photos: From Oval Maidan to Banganga, Will-Kat's day out in Mumbai
    People gather outside the Taj Hotel in Colaba to catch a glimpse of William and Kate. Many did know from media reports that ‘chote raja and rani’ were there. A man who was very optimistically hoping for a selfie, asked, “arre woh bhai, Hari (he meant Harry) nahi aya?” (William’s brother Harry has not come?) Pic/Satej Shinde
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    William and Kate at The Oval Maidan, Mumbai. The couple asked the NGOs, Childline, Door Step School and Magic Bus about child marriage and what is it like to be an underprivileged girl in India. They took to the crease, to the delight of the kids who said they could not choose who was better: ‘Rajkumar or Rani. Both were same.’ Pic/Sayed Sameer Abedi
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    William and Kate leave from Taj. They left a signed, hand-written note at the 26/11 memorial reading, “In memory of those who lost their lives and those injured in the senseless atrocities at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel.” Pic/Datta Kumbhar
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  • Photos: From Oval Maidan to Banganga, Will-Kat's day out in Mumbai
    At Banganga, William and Kate met NGO SMILE’s Anaxi Shah, who said the couple were eager to learn about Banganga and SMILE.” Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    There were drums sounded as boys in pyjama and girls in navvari saris performed lezim while William and Kate arrived at Banganga Tank, Walkeshwar. Many had climbed the walls surrounding the tank to get a glimpse of them. “UK’s prince and princess look so cute, they waved to me as they placed the flowers in the Banganga waters,” said an excited local Padmavati Joshi. Pic/Rane Ashish
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    Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L) is watched by former Indian cricketer Dilip Vengsarkar as he and an unseen Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge play a game of cricket with Indian children who are beneficiaries of NGO's at The Oval Maidan in Mumbai on April 10, 2016. Pic/AFP
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    Britain's Prince William (R) and his wife Catherine (L) receive a traditional welcome as they visit the historic Banganga water tank in Mumbai on April 10, 2016. Pic/AFP
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    Britain's Royal Couple Prince William And Kate visit Banganga in Walkeshwar. Pic/Rane Ashish
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Sometimes, the world is not round, it is Oval, as Will-Kat proved yesterday. They batted for history at the Banganga, and marked moments of sobriety at the Taj

 

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