Bishop Cotton School (BCS), Sadar was in news for Vikram Pandit, CEO Citibank who studied from here and achieved one of the topmost rank in an organization. It is one of the oldest schools of Nagpur. It is affiliated to the state board. Parents were crazy to get admission in this school till the 1990’s but now the admission rate has dropped due to craze for CBSE schools in the city. BCS has decided to start CBSE pattern school in the campus.
Anti encroachment drive for commercial establishments
We have already heard of Nagpur Municipal Corporation anti encroachment drive to clean footpaths and roads to provide space for parking and walking. Now the demolition drive is against commercial establishments which have extended illegally in to public places and have extended their shop beyond limits by constructing shed and walls. The anti encroachment drive is supervised by civic chief Sanjeev Jaiswal and Police chief Ankush Dhanvijay. The walls and sheds will be removed and stern action will be taken against encroachers so that they do not encroach the land again.
Parking problems of Nagpurians
Nagpurians are facing vehicle parking space crunch especially those living in old Nagpur and in crowded places. As a result they park their vehicles outside their house or building but after the remark of Home minister RR Patil to penalize owners who park their vehicles on road has led to lots of disagreement in the general public.
Stagecraft Theatre presents Daphne du Maurier’s JAMAICA INN from 21st to 22nd January 2012 at Nagpur
It is An epic tale of murder, mystery & malevolence, directed by Vikash Khurana.
Tickets available at all Tauby’s outlets: Sadar, Ramdaspeth, Law College Square, Ram Nagar Square & Next to Domino’s, Wardhaman Nagar, Nagpur.
Also available at the venue from 11am on 20th, 21st and 22nd January 2012.
21st January 2012 (Saturday) – 7pm
22nd January 2012 (Sunday , 2 shows) – 3pm & 7pm
Venue : IMA J.R. Shaw Auditorium, North Ambazari Road, Nagpur
Italian Themed New Year Party at Tirpude College, Nagpur
Tirpude College located at Sadar, Nagpur is organizing “Italian Themed New Year Party” to welcome the year 2012.
Special attraction for the event are Jayant Gadekar ( Bollywood Celebrity) and Quinn (DJ & Model)
The attractions for the Non Alcoholic event are –
4)25000 Watt DJ
5)TV Star Professional DJ
6)TV Mimickery Artist
9)Delicious Veg/ Non-Veg Food
The organizer of the event is 10/10 Ads & Events.
Welcome New Year 2012 with 50 special squads on street
To stop accidents, drunken driving, rash driving and stunts performed by youngsters, Ankush Dhanvijay, City Police chief has formed 50 special squads to prevent any unwelcomed behavior.
Ankush Dhanvijay has said that the appointed sqad will put law breakers behind bars for the whole night and they will be punished. This special action has been taken to avoid accidents which happens on new year eve due to drunken and rash driving. He also added that places like Sadar, Ambazari, Sitabuldi and Futala Talao will be under strict surveillance.
Nagpur Municipal Corporation failed Parking Plan
NMC has failed to sort out parking problems till 2011, though the move to solve the problem was taken in June 2007 by paying crores of rupees to L&T Consulting Engineers Ltd to prepare master plan for transport system of Nagpur City 2031.
Number of vehicles has increased so they need more space for parking. On failure to provide them space, vehicles are seen parked in No Parking zones. Heavily crowded places need parking space so that the roads are not cluttered with unevenly parked vehicles, and the vehicle owner not heavily charged.