Karkala/ Dakshina Kannada News:
A large number of the poor and needy, gathered irrespective of caste, religion, color, creed at the premises of shrine St Lawrence Minor Basilica, Attur, since morning on Friday, January 27 to receive the aid.
The five-day feast witnessed thousands of devotees with open hearts drop money in the boxes.
The amount collected totaled up to Rs 10,32,000. As many as 2,700 people had assembled at the church premises on Friday.