|38-foot-long dosa finds its way to Guinness book|
Dosa masters preparing a lengthy dosa to get into the Guinness Book of World Records during the golden jubilee celebrations in Vijayawada .Hoteliers here created a new Guinness record, dishing out a 38.2-foot-long dosa, the longest ever made. The feat was performed in the presence of Guinness Book of World Records Adjudicator Elizabeth Smith on the sprawling ground of the Siddhartha College of Arts and Science College as part of the golden jubilee celebrations of the Vijayawada Hotel Owners' Association. The hoteliers outdid the previous record for the longest dosa, that was 32.5 feet long and was made by Sankalp Restaurant in Ahmedabad in August, 2009.
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