Various high traffic roads are facing traffic problems due to non functioning traffic signals. Decofurn Construction, the company entrusted with the work for maintaining all 142 signals at Nagpur has stopped maintenance work and installation of new signals due to outstanding payments. Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) claims that Decofurn is not accepting payments. Whatever be the reason it is the general public who is suffering.
Shantilal Kothari, President of Academy of Nutrition Improvement is going on hunger strike today (on the first day of the winter session of state legislative assembly) at Soyamilk complex sitabuldi for removal of ban on Lakhodi dal across India. He argues Lakhodi dal is nutritious when compared to other pulses.
Kothari says that the present generation should be taught to use forest products as they are healthy and advantageous to health.