Nagpur Municipal Corporation is organizing Nagpur Mahotsav from 23rd January to 28th January 2013 at Yashwant Stadium. The main attraction of the festival will be Anandan Sivamani, Bhojpuri actor Manoj Tiwari and Sufi singer Kailash Kher. Arrangements are being made to accommodate an audience strength of 25,000 at the stadium. The timing of all programs is 6 PM to 10 PM except on Republic Day when the program will begin from 6:30 PM and conclude at 12:00 AM midnight.
Youth Club, Nagpur is organizing Bike rally from Nandanvan on 26th January 2012 on the occasion of Republic Day.
Time : 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
40 low intensity explosives were found in green plastic bag on Sunday 8th January 2012 on Nagpur Railway Station. The green plastic bag carrying explosives was not detected by CCTV installed at the railway station. The bag was detected in routine check.
The Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) brought the bag at GRP Nagpur Railway station to avoid any casualty at the main Station. Sniffer dogs confirmed explosives in the bag. Now the CCTV images would be checked out to find out the carrier of the green bag containing explosives.
Buddha Festival is being organized at Nagpur. The event will start on Thursday, 26th January 2012 between 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM on the eve of Republic Day and conclude on 29th January 2012.
Lots of cultural and religious programs will be conducted in the 4 days event.
Buddhist Artists from across the country participate actively.
More details can be found on the official website at http://www.buddhafestivalnagpur.com/