On 8th April 2014, National Society for Clean Cities (NSCC) had invited 4 candidates, Mr Vishwajeet Kadam (Congress ), Mr Anil Shirole (BJP), Mr. Subhash Ware (AAP) and Mr. Deepak Paigude (MNS) for an interaction. Mr Kadam, Mr. Shirole and Mr. Paigude did not attend.
So while the intent was to record & share videos of all candidates, because of the no-shows, ended up with only videos of Mr. Subhash Ware of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
Loksabha Elections 2014 -> Pune votes on 17th April.
Mr. Rane & Mrs. Sahasrabuddhe were elected to the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) from Prabhag 36 in February 2012. Deccan Gymkhana Parisar Samiti had organized the annual nagarsevak review meeting on 10th March 2013. The agenda of the meeting was
A) Review their work over the past year
B) Highlight & discuss the various issues of the Prabhag
C) Know more of their future plans for the Prabhag
D) Status update on any election promises
E) See how DGPS could better work with them on finding solutions for the Prabhag
Do you know that all Pune Municipal Corporation ward offices are supposed to host a monthly meeting with citizens / mohalla committee for the area? At this meeting, citizens can bring up any issues concerning their ward and get answers from the concerned department or the ward officer.
The mohalla committee meeting for the Ghole road ward office (Prabhag 36 & more) includes Deccan Gymkhana, Prabhat, Bhandarkar, Agarkar road is scheduled on 29th March at 12 noon at the Ghole road ward office.
Kothrud’s Moholla Committee meeting is also being held tomorrow at 11 am at the Kothrud Ward Office behind Paranjpe School.
The Maharashtra Andhashraddha Nirmulan Samiti in a protest against astrology has undertaken a mass Kundali (Horoscope) burning event at 11am on 27th Feb 2012 at the Mahatma Phule Wada in Pune. Youngsters from across Pune will destroy their kundalis (horoscopes) in a symbolic protest against the growing influence & menace of astrology.
Along with a rejection of astrology, these youngsters will proclaim their belief in their own ability to chart their futures & their disregard & disbelief in any birth timings or star & planet positions based predictions.
(aka – Why Pune is easily the most culturally & socially vibrant city in Maharashtra and arguably in India.)
Sakal (the most widely read Marathi newspaper in Pune) lists 36 social – cultural events for the day ! The events range from lectures & discussions on China, Savarkar, Religion, Poetry, Literature & even Quasars!
Children today are very aware of the imminent threat to tigers from poachers and from the loss of their jungles. We hope, respectfully, to remind adults to protect and preserve this vital heritage for generations unborn. As always, a key focus for Kids for Tigers will be to “protect the protectors” by winning public support for our brave forest guards and others working to save wild tigers on a daily basis. In the process, virtually all plants and animals that share the tiger’s habitat will receive protection.
With this spirit of wildlife conservation, Kids for Tigers, Pune along with the Vasundhara International Film Festival 2012 and with ‘Sakal’ newspaper group, is organising a ‘Tiger Rally’, the purpose of which will be to raise awareness about the importance of saving the tiger and its forests on Saturday, February 25th 2012. Continue reading Save Our Tigers Rally, 3:30pm – 25 Feb at Bal Gandharva→