Many people came out on Goodluck Street and Fergusson College Road chanting slogans for Virat Kohli and Team India.
A large crowd danced to the beat of drums on many streets.
As fans thronged the streets, it led to traffic snarls. At FC Road, police resorted to light laches to disperse cricket fans as traffic was held up for over an hour.
India beat Pakistan by four wickets in the T20 World Cup opener at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia in a nail-biting thriller, led by Virat Kohli’s epic unbeaten knock of 82 runs.