It was a day to celebrate in Kolkata as the KKR players, Shah Rukh Khan, Mamata Banerjee, Juhi Chawla among others, turned up to spend a day out with the fans in the heat. (PTI image)
Players take a victory lap of the Eden Gardens, cheered by a huge number of fans gathered for the ceremony.
Kolkata players along with co-owner Shah Rukh gather for the cake cutting ceremony at the Eden gardens.
M. K. Narayanan, governor of Bengal, is seen here with the players as Mamata Banerjee addresses the gathering at the Eden Gardens.
Gautam Gambhir holds the IPL 5 trophy along with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as fans watch on in Kolkata.
It was hard to distinguish the feeling of fans from that of the Kolkata players. Gambhir had dedicated the win to the people of the city and the state, earlier.
Flags were out, the colours were in all their shimmering hues and it was like what the city has hardly ever witnessed before.
Such was the fervour that even some of the Kolkata players were capturing all with their own cameras.
The IPL 5 trophy was the cynosure of everybody's eyes as players too, took their turns to grab the coveted piece.
KKR IPL final hero, Manvinder Singh Bisla looked in cracking mood as he holds the tournament silverware.
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