Pink beauties shine at Mumbai’s Flamingo Festival

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People throng to take a look of flamingos during the annual event at Sewri on Saturday. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

People throng to take a look of flamingos during the annual event at Sewri on Saturday. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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Hello, birdie. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

Hello, birdie. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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I believe I can fly. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

I believe I can fly. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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Here’s a bird causing a flutter. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

Here’s a bird causing a flutter. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) organised the festival. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) organised the festival. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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The idea of the festival is to spread the message of conservation. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

The idea of the festival is to spread the message of conservation. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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And to sensitise people about the importance that the Sewri-Mahul mudflats hold for the birds. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

And to sensitise people about the importance that the Sewri-Mahul mudflats hold for the birds. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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The festival presented an opportunity for visitors to gain knowledge about wetland ecosystem and birds through educational activities. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

The festival presented an opportunity for visitors to gain knowledge about wetland ecosystem and birds through educational activities. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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The birds make Mumbai their home in the winter and only leave after the first showers. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

The birds make Mumbai their home in the winter and only leave after the first showers. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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How about a view of the birds? (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

How about a view of the birds? (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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The stage is set for this kid to take a look. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

The stage is set for this kid to take a look. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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A view to remember. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

A view to remember. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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When at the fest, why not a picture with a flamingo? (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

When at the fest, why not a picture with a flamingo? (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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There were plenty of picture-perfect moments at the festival. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

There were plenty of picture-perfect moments at the festival. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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