Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband

Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband
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                                                                                                                  Maharashtra State
  Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver                                                                            Board’s HSC Result To
   of penalty on delay of outstanding                                                                            Be Declared Today
                                                                                                                    By Ashok Dhamija     boards official website
 By Chandrasekhar Hendve    villages of the CIDCO        March 2018 in new         is a delay fees, while, Rs
    NAVI MUMBAI: Chief      area and the govern-         Panvel, Kalundre,         25.83 crore is the prin-        NAVI MUMBAI: The      at
Minister Devendra Fad-      ment tap water connec-       Kalamboli, Navade,        cipal amount.                result of HSC or class      Maharashtra HSC
navis has approved ‘am-     tion holders. In this con-   Karanjade, Kamothe,           Meanwhile, some of
nesty scheme’ for waiv-     nection, some custom-        Kharghar, Dronagiri,      Gram Panchayats and
er of penalty on delay of   ers have also                           Ulwe and       government offices have
outstanding (arrears)       deposited                               surround-      demanded that the fine
for government tap wa-      the      out-                           ing villages   for delay in payment of
ter connections and pay-    standing                                of     Navi    the dues should be
ment of original water      amount                                  Mumbai.        waived. Accordingly,
tariff in three install-    with       CI-                          Out of this,   the board of directors of
ments and in a period       DCO. How-                               the amount     the CIDCO has pre-
of six months for villag-   ever, some of                           of Rs. 42.61   pared the proposal and
es under CIDCO in           them have                               crores is      approved the same. The
Navi Mumbai.                still not paid                          pending        proposal was sent to the     12 exam for all the      Result 2019: How to
                                                                                                                three streams – Arts,    check online
    Action has been un-     their out-                              with the       government for its ap-
dertaken to recover the     standing amount. Rs          gram panchayat and        proval. Chief Minister       Science, and Commerce             Cont. on pg. 2
outstanding amount of       86.80 crores are out-        government offices. Out   Devendra Fadnavis has        organised by the Maha-
                                                                                                                rashtra State Board of
water tariff from the       standing by the end of       of this, Rs 16.78 crore   approved the proposal.
                                                                                                                Secondary and Higher
                                                                                                                Secondary Education
  Navin Gavte elected as NMMC                                                                                   (MSBSHSE) held from
                                                                                                                21st February 2019 to
                                                                                                                20th March 2019, will
  Standing Committee Chairman                                                                                   be declared at 1pm on
                                                                                                                Tuesday 28 May, 2019.
                                                                                                                   The students can
                                                                                                                check the same on the

In the election for                                                                congratulated the
Standing Committee                                                                 winner by handing
Chairmanship that                                                                  him a bouquet.
took place in Navi                                                                 Navin Moreshwar
Mumbai Municipal                                                                   Gavte secured 9
Corporation,                                                                       votes while
corporator Navin                                                                   Gyaneshwar
Moreshwar Gavte                                                                    Narayan Sutar won
won with maximum                                                                   7 votes.
votes. This was                                                                    Mayor Jaywant
announced by                                                                       Sutar and others
Raigad collector                                                                   congratulated the
and presiding                                                                      newly elected
officer Vijay                                                                      chairma Navin
Suryavanshi who                                                                    Gavte.
Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband |                                         2               Tuesday, 28 May 2019

 Upgradation Work At Vaibhavwadi                                                             CM to inaugurate ‘Navi Mumbai Utsav-2019’
 Road Station On KR Route Today                                                                   on 31 May at Karave Seawoods
                                                                                            By Chandrashekhar Hendve
                                                                                               NAVI MUMBAI: Shri
   Express / Passengers trains to be regulated                                              Govardhani Sarvajan-
                                                                                            ik Seva Sanstha has
    By Ashok Dhamija        2.30 hours on this route     Mumbai CSMT - Mad-                 organized Navi
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account of commis-              1) Train no 12449        press will be regulated            and MLA Manda
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upgradation of infra-       Kranti Express” will be      for 02:30 hours.                   Friday 31 May 2019 at
structure work at           regulated between                4) Train No. 22654             6 pm at K Ganpat
Vaibhavwadi Road            Madgaon Jn. &                H. Nizamuddin -                    Tandel Ground at
Station on Konkan           Sindhudurg Stations          Thiruvananthapuram                 Karave Seawoods,
Railway route, a spe-       for 02:30 hours.             Central Express will               Navi Mumbai. The                former governor Dr D                      Eknath Shinde and
cial block will be en-          2) Train No. 16334       be regulated between               inauguration will be            Y Patil, Public                           Thane District MP
forced on Tuesday 28        Thiruvananthapuram           Ratnagiri & Rajapur                done by Chief Minister          Construction Minister                     Rajoan Vichare and
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Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband |                                      3            Tuesday, 28 May 2019

  Sanatan’s lawyer arrested                                                                30 passengers on Luxury
                                                                                           bus have a narrow escape

                                                                                                   ByTutu          heading to Lonavala     ft. Then the bus fell
                                                                                             NAVI MUMBAI: A        through the steep       8ft into a highway
Sanatan’s lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar was arrested on Saturday in connection with the       Thane based private       ghat section of Old     side pit. However, the
murder case of Dr. Narendra Dabholkar, and on Sunday morning he will be taken from
                                                                                         company hired             Mumbai Pune high-       bus stopped from
CBI office to Pune Court. (By Sumit Renose)                                              luxury, bus with its      way in Khopoli on       falling down into a
                                                                                         staff on board
     International Airport Pup                                                           heading towards
                                                                                         Lonavala, could not
                                                                                         ply on the ghat
    Adoption Camp at Seawoods                                                            section of Old
                                                                                         Mumbai Pune
                                                                                         highway in Khopoli
                                                                                         on Monday morn-
                                                                                         ing at around 9
                                                                                         am. The bus plied
                                                                                         reverse in the
                                                                                         sharp turning area.
                                                                                         Around 30 person
                                                                                         on board had a
                                                                                         narrow escape
                                                                                         when the bus first
                                                                                         broke the safety
                                                                                         wall and fell on a
                                                                                         highway side pit
                                                                                         but got stuck up in
                                                                                         a tree. A woman
                                                                                         sustained injury on
                                                                                         her back, while a
                                                                                         male had minor
                                                                                         injury on her leg.
                                                                                             The Khopoli
                                                                                         police inspector KS       Monday morning at       valley by a tree
                                                                                         Hegaje said, “Thirty      around 9am. The bus     besides a rock. A
         By Tutu            will be in the western      Jeevadaya Sam-
                                                                                         persons of a Thane        plied reverse in the    woman sustained
    NAVI MUMBAI: In the     suburbs in the city.        bardhan Trust,
                                                                                         based company were        sharp turning area.”    injury on her back-
International Airport          The Puppies              Turbhe. The adoption
                                                                                         heading towards Pune         Mitesh Shah          bone while a male had
Pup Adoption Camp
                                                                                         on a luxury bus. The      added, “The bus first   minor injury on his
was held at Sea-
                                                                                         bus plied in reverse      broke the safety wall   leg. The woman was
woods on Sunday.
                                                                                         direction after failing   and railing after       taken to a nearby
29 out of 34 puppies
                                                                                         to move on the ghat       plying reverse by 12    hospital.”
were adopted. The
                                                                                         section. A woman was
camp was held for
                                                                                         injured in the mishap
rescued puppies
                                                                                         but no-one has
from Navi Mumbai
                                                                                         complained to us.”
Airport Site. This is
                                                                                             The passengers got
almost like a
                                                                                         panicky when the bus
landmark achieve-
                                                                                         went reverse in the
ment in favor of
                                                                                         Bhor ghat section.
Indian puppies
                                                                                         The bus driver
being held for the
                                                                                         applied brake but it
first time in the
                                                                                         did not help.
city. Around 150
                                                                                             Rescue activist
families took part in
                                                                                         Mitesh Shah said,
the adoption camp.          Adoption Camp was           camp was held at the
                                                                                         “The Thane based
They were guided by a       organised by a group of     SS High School &
                                                                                         private company had
lawyer and veterinary       women known as
                                                                   Cont. on pg. 4        hired the luxury bus.
doctor. A similar camp      NMIA and Bhumi
                                                                                         Its staff on board were
Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband |                 4    Tuesday, 28 May 2019

                                                    Sanpada’s Ramesh Mohite bags 2nd and 3rd place
Issue : 23                          28 May, 2019       In All India Blitz and Rapid Open Chess Tournament’19
      Dynasty politics will                             By CK Subramaniam
                                                        SANPADA: Ramesh
        ruin Congress                               Mohite received 2nd and
   The Congress party can be revived                3rd prizes in All India
only by setting aside its obsession with            Blitz and Rapid Open
dynasty politics and returning to its ideo-         Chess Tournament 2019
logical roots. Otherwise, its days are num-         at New Panvel. The tour-
                                                    nament was held on May
bered.                                              25 and 26. Around 194 to
   The reasons for this decline are the             232 participants from all
deep-rooted culture of sycophancy within            over India respectively
the party and the lack of an ideological            participated in these two
backbone. The sycophantic culture had               events. The best feature
                                                    of his game was with In-
become so deep-rooted within the Con-               ternational Master
gress that it was impossible for its lead-          Rahul Sangama, which
ers to even consider appointing a person            the Sanpada senior citi-
who did not belong to the Gandhi family             zen lost on time.
as Prime Minister.
   The fact that UPA chairperson Sonia              International               affected puppies will be
                                                                                held in the Western
                                                                                                           in Navi Mumbai.”
                                                                                                              Aditi Parameshwa-
                                                                                                                                      followed. Families
                                                                                                                                      adopting puppies are
Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi did not see the
writing on the wall after the 2014 debacle
                                                    Airport Pup..               suburbs in June. This      ran said, “During the      registered. An adoption
                                                          Cont. from pg. 3      is first such camp held    camp, procedure was        contract was signed so
and relinquish the leadership of the party          Junior College in sec                                                             that the families should
was less a reflection of their political na-        44, Seawoods between                                                              take care of the puppies
iveté than their desire to control the par-         10am and 6pm on                                                                   and their health
ty at all cost for their benefit.                   Sunday. Around 350                                                                besides not letting off
   Now that the 2019 election has ratified          stray dogs have been                                                              the puppies on streets.
                                                    affected following the                                                            A lawyer guided them
the 2014 verdict, with Rahul Gandhi los-            displacement of the                                                               on how to deal with
ing his Amethi seat, it is time that all mem-       villages. Three ladies                                                            CHSs objecting to keep
bers of the Gandhi family resign from               Aditi Parameshwaran,                                                              animals. A veterinary
their party positions for the greater good          Varsha Pillai and                                                                 doctor also guided the
of the party.                                       Pooja Teli are regular-                                                           families.”
   Indira Gandhi, unabashedly used the              ly feeding the strays at                                                              Aditi Parameshwa-
                                                    the airport site for the                                                          ran added, “After
“Hindu card” to return to power in 1980.            last three months.                                                                adopting puppies four
Rajiv Gandhi engaged in dual appease-               Under the tag line                                                                of them have called us
ment. The Congress learnt from the 2014             ‘Take Home a New                                                                  about the problem they
defeat that Hindutva sells and that it if           Family Member’ the                                                                are facing and plan-
you cannot beat the Hindu nationalists,             camp was held.                                                                    ning to return the
                                                    Around 80 volunteered                                                             puppies to us. Such
you should join them. Rahul Gandhi at-              for the camp.                                                                     issues are being looked
tempted to project himself as a janeudhari              The Bhumi Jeeva-                                                              into.”
Brahmin and visited umpteen temples in              daya Sambardhan
the countdown to State and national elec-           Trust secretary Sagar
tions in the past two years. Terms such
as ‘secularism’, ‘minorities’ and ‘lynch-
                                                    Savla said, “The
                                                    airport affected strays
                                                                                     Gearing up for monsoon
                                                    needs to be rehabilitat-
ing’ disappeared totally from the Congress          ed. Mostly it has been
rhetoric in the run-up to the 2019 elec-            observed that the
tions.                                              puppies are either
   The only way the Congress can try to             dying after being run
rejuvenate itself is by discarding its sy-          over by vehicles or
                                                    coming under the
cophantic culture, ditching the ‘dynasty’           stones at the sites.
for good, re-instituting inner-party democ-         Hence, it was decided
racy. If it does not do this, it will find itself   to invite those interest-
relegated to the dustbin of history.                ed in puppies to adopt.
   Congress need to do lot of introspec-            Full grown stray dogs
tion. They must understand on what prin-            are not adopted as has
                                                    been witnessed.”
ciples this party was formed. The Gandhi                Sagar Savla added,
family themselves are their own syco-               “Around 150 families
phants. What’s stopping Rahul and com-              from across Navi
pany from stepping out and staying clear            Mumbai, Mumbai, etc
for a few years? A rudderless ship? Scared          have attended the
                                                    adoption camp. 29 out
that their grandfather’s party will wither          of 34 puppies has been
away? If so, so be it. Every other nation-          adopted. Another
al party has done that.                             round of adoption           NMMC carries out annual pre-monsoon cleaning work of drains at Arenja Corner in
                                                    camp for the airport        Vashi on Palm Beach Road (By Sumit Renose)
Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband |                  5    Tuesday, 28 May 2019

 Dhoni fashioned 2011                                  MP Shrirang Barne thanks former MP Ramsheth
    World Cup win                                      Thakur, MLA Prashant Thakur and party workers
                                                           For helping him win Lok Sabha election from Maval constituency
                            enough against the
                            might of Indian bat-
                                India lost Sehwag
                            very early in the run
                            chase, and Sachin
                            didn’t last long either.
                            The scorecard read 31/
                            2 in the 7th over and it
   By C K Subramaniam       was Gambhir and
                            Kohli who had to do the
   India Wins 2011          rebuilding. Run rate
Cricket World Cup. On       was never a problem for
Saturday, April 2nd,        the Indians as the duo,
India won the 2011          who are also terrific
Cricket World Cup, de-      runners between the
feating Sri Lanka by 6      wickets, pinched the
wickets in the final,       ones and twos without
played at the Wankhe-       any hassles. It required
de Stadium in Mum-          the magic arm of Dils-
bai, India. It was nota-    han to remove a well set       PANVEL: Shrirang      those who took special   Lok Sabha constituen-   Thakur, MLA Pras-
                                                       Barne, the newly elect-   effort and supported     cy. Prominent among     hant Thakur and par-
                                                       ed MP of the Maval        him in his election      those to whom he ex-    ty workers. Shrirang
                                                       Lok Sabha constituen-     campaign and brought     pressed his gratitude   Barne had won with 54
                                                       cy, on Monday thanked     him victory at Maval     were MP Ramsheth        thousand votes.

                                                        Vashi’s civic hospital gets 3 specialist doctors
                                                           NAVI MUMBAI: Due      appointed and in the     there will be three     joining the hospital.
                                                       to shortage of medical    next one to two days,    more medical experts    The civic-run hospital
                                                       practitioner at the                                                        at Vashi has been
                                                       civic hospital in Vashi                                                    fully operational, and
                                                       and to overcome the                                                        currently 152 pa-
                                                       problem and provide                                                        tients are been
                                                       better medical servic-                                                     treated. In the next
                                                       es to the citizens, the                                                    two days, this depart-
ble that Pakistan could     Kohli and the Indians      municipal commis-                                                          ment will be more
not win a single World      were in a spot of bother   sioner Dr. Ra-                                                             efficiently equipped.
Cup match against In-       at 114/3. Gautam Gam-      maswamy N. has                                                                  Similarly, the
dia so far, even though     bhir made 97 for India     instructed to take                                                         civic chief has ordered
they won the Champi-        after early exit of Sa-    immediate action.                                                          the purchase of
ons Trophy against In-      chin.                          As per the direc-                                                      necessary medicines,
dia in England. In the          Dhoni took the re-     tives, three specialist
semi final Team India       sponsibility for win-                                                                                         Cont. on pg. 11
                                                       doctors have been
beat Pakistan by 29         ning the match with a
runs to reach the final.    brilliant innings of 91
Sri Lanka defeated          from 79 balls. He has
New Zealand to come to      not been in great form
the top and challenge       in this tournament so
India in the final.         what did he do? He pro-
    The 2011 Cricket        moted himself to No5
World Cup saw Team          when the third wicket
India defeating Sri Lan-    fell at 114 for 3, ahead
ka by 6 wickets in the      of the man deemed to
final. While 33,000         be the player of the
spectators watched the      tournament, Yuvraj
final in person, some       Singh.
estimates have placed           Dhoni and Yuvraj,
the number of TV view-      who were popularly
ers worldwide at well       called ‘The Finishers’
over 1 billion people -     against Pakistan and
perhaps the most-           Sri Lanka a few years
viewed sports event         ago, took the game clos-
ever. Sri Lanka won         er and a thrilling fin-
the toss and opt to bat     ish was on the cards.
first. A score of 274 was   They needed 30 off 30
not enough in a 50 over     deliveries when the bat-
game. The efforts tak-      ting power play became
en by senior pro Ku-        mandatory. Could they
mar Sangakkara (48)         do it? They were up
and Mahela Jayaward-
ne 103 not out was not               Cont. on pg. 11
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                                                                                                                                28 May 2019

                                Dimple Kapadia to act in Hollywood film
   Veteran Indian ac-        in “Welcome Back”.         talked her into the pro-          Back home in In-         in a range of film         advantage.” Virdi men-
tress Dimple Kapadia             Nolan, by no           cess, explaining how           dia, Kapadia has re-        genres, from main-         tioned Kapadia’s forth-
will act in a Christo-       means, is regular for      important it is in Hol-        ceived acclaim for her      stream to parallel cin-    right manner as hav-
pher Nolan film. The         an Indian film actor.      lywood productions to          performances in films       ema, and received ac-      ing a major contribu-
National Award-win-          Plus, a part of the film   help the studios assess        such as “Rudaali”,          claim for her perfor-      tion to her career:
ning actress, who has        will also be shot in In-   talent.                        which earned her a          mances in such films       “Speaking candidly to
been a part of showbiz       dia, where a part of his      Kapadia’s casting           National Film Award         as Kaash (1987),           the press, she and the
since 1973, was initial-     movie “The Dark            probably stemmed               for Best Actress,           Drishti (1990), Le-        reporters plotted her
ly hesitant to take on       Knight Rises” was          from Nolan’s decision          “Gardish”, “Kran-           kin... (1990), and         life’s narrative from
the role.                    filmed. The shoot is       to shoot at least some         tiveer”, “Dil Chahta        Rudaali (1993), which      the innocent teenager
   Mumbai-based tal-         likely to take place in    sequences of Tenet in          Hai”, “Being Cyrus”,        earned her a National      snared into an impos-
ent manager Purvi            August or September.       India. Together, the           “Finding Fanny” and         Film Award for Best        sible marriage to the
Lavingia Vats, pitched       Warner Bros. Pictures      movie should be look-          others.                     Actress and a Filmfare     emergence of a mature
Dimple for the part          are aiming to release it   ing at India as a size-           The 61-year-old ac-      Critics Award for Best     ‘woman with experi-
and things fell into         in theatres worldwide      able market and cou-           tor, who married su-        Actress. She followed      ence.’” Virdi also noted
place. While the pros-       on July 17, 2020.          pled with Nolan’s visit        perstar Rajesh Khan-        with supporting roles      Kapadia for “fighting
pect of working with             The probability of     to the country last            na, was last seen in        in Gardish (1993) and      her way to the top, pre-
Christopher Nolan            an actor from India        year, should bode well         Anees Bazmee’s 2015         Krantiveer (1994), the     ferring to perform roles
sounded very exciting,       getting cast in Holly-     for Tenet‘s box-office         film “Welcome Back”.        latter of which gar-       she described as seri-
she was a bit hesitant       wood for a non-Indian      performance in India              Dimple Kapadia           nered her a fourth         ous and exacting rath-
in the beginning as          part is very less. The                                                                Filmfare Award.            er than flippant and
there was not much           chances of an actor                                                                       Kapadia continued      unchallenging,” call-
information on the           booking a role as an                                                                  working infrequently       ing her parts in Ait-
role. She still sent foot-   Indian character is                                                                   through the 1990s and      baar (1985), Kaash
age of her work to the       much higher. Vats,                                                                    the 2000s. She played      (1987) and Drishti
casting office and they      who has been a talent                                                                 a minor part in Dil        (1990) as roles “where
really liked what they       manager for the past 7                                                                Chahta Hai (2001) and      she drew from the well
saw. After a more de-        years, wants to work                                                                  was noted for her por-     of her own experience.”
tailed brief was sent,       with talent from India                                                                trayal of the title role       Kapadia is known
she then decided to au-      and bridge the gap in                                                                 in the American pro-       for her assertive and
dition. The casting di-      Hollywood.                                                                            duction Leela (2002).      moody nature; during
rector was then flown            The nature and size                                                               Some of her later film     the making of Janbaaz
from Los Angeles to          of the role notwith-       already.                       was launched by Raj         credits include leading    (1986), director Feroz
Mumbai and he and            standing, Kapadia’s            “Tenet” is Nolan’s         Kapoor at age 16, play-     roles in Hum Kaun          Khan remarked, “No
Nolan met her. The           foray into Hollywood       follow-up to his Oscar-        ing the title role in his   Hai? (2004), Pyaar         other girl has so much
rest was history. They       with a Nolan film was      nominated war drama            teen romance Bobby          Mein Twist (2005),         of pent-up aggression.”
found Dimple the per-        regarded as big news in    “Dunkirk” and besides          (1973). In that same        Phir Kabhi (2008) and      Journalist Bhawana
fect fit.                    the Indian film indus-     Kapadia will feature           year she married Indi-      Tum Milo Toh Sahi          Somaaya, who con-
   On the Indian             try.                       Robert Pattinson,              an actor Rajesh Khan-       (2010), and supporting     ducted a series of inter-
screens, Dimple had              While Kapadia her-     Aaron Taylor-Johnson,          na and retired from         roles in Being Cyrus       views with her during
become an overnight          self has yet to open up    Kenneth Branagh,               acting. Kapadia re-         (2005), Luck by            the 1980s, stated,
star with “Bobby” in         about the role, her        Clemence         Poesy,        turned to the film in-      Chance (2009), Da-         “She’s a strange bun-
1973, but turned her         manager explained          Michael Caine, John            dustry in 1984, follow-     bangg (2010), Cocktail     dle of contradictions.
back on stardom to           how Nolan and co           David Washington and           ing her separation          (2012) and Finding         Her moods change in
marry Rajesh Khan-           chose her for the film.    Elizabeth Debicki in           from Khanna. One of         Fanny (2014). Kapadia      a jiffy.” According to
na, Bollywood’s first        Apparently Nolan saw       the film.                      her films of that peri-     is the mother of Twin-     some critics, this ap-
superstar. After a de-       some footage of Kapa-          The action film will       od was the drama Saa-       kle Khanna and Rinke       proach has sometimes
cade of absence, she         dia’s work which left      be filmed across seven         gar (1985). Both Bob-       Khanna, both former        been at the cost of pro-
returned with “Saa-          him quite impressed.       countries. Kapadia’s           by and Saagar won her       actresses.                 fessional opportunities
gar”, and then went on       Kapadia then had an        elder daughter Twin-           the Filmfare Award for          When Kapadia           as “her unpredictable
to prove her mettle in       audition tape shot and     kle took to Twitter to         Best Actress. She went      made her comeback to       nature and moods
“Aitbaar”, “Arjun”,          sent to the director and   congratulate her on            on to establish herself     movies, she faced con-     have distanced many
“Rama Lakhan”, “Bat-         his team through her       her Hollywood debut.           as one of the leading       stant comparison to        well wishers”. In reply
wara”,        “Kaash”,       manager, which fur-        “Congratulations               actresses of Hindi cin-     her Bobby days. Ac-        to this, she said, “I am
“Rudaali” and “Lekin”.       ther convinced Nolan       mother! So so proud of         ema in the 1980s.           cording to Jyotika Vir-    moody by nature. But
   “Dil Chahta Hai”,         that she was right for     you! You are truly                Initially recognised     di, author of the book     I have never con-
“Luck by Chance”,            the part. The audition-    amazing and you set            as a national sex sym-      The Cinematic Imagi-       sciously hurt anyone.”
“What The Fish” and          ing experience was         an example for all of us       bol, Kapadia was keen       nation, Kapadia tra-       According to Shobha
“Finding Fanny” are          kind of a new thing for    that age is not an ob-         to avoid being stereo-      jectory is “different      Dé, Kapadia “hates be-
some of the offbeat          Dimple, having never       stacle in the path of          typed and expand her        from that of any fe-       ing ‘surveyed’ and she
films Dimple chose af-       given auditions previ-     ability and talent             range of acting roles.      male Hindi film star”,     finds herself in that
ter 2000. She was last       ously. Her manager         #Hurrah,” Twinkle              She subsequently took       and she “turned every      unenviable situation
seen on the big screen       sat her down and           wrote on Twitter.              on more serious parts       disadvantage to her        all the time.”
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 Mary Kom Powers Indian Pugilists                                                         Fire destroys budding lives
  Gold Bonanza: 2nd India Open                                                              Last week the TV
                                                                                         channels were full of
 International Boxing Tournament                                                         election news and sud-
                                                                                         denly the news of Surat
                                                                                         coaching centre fire
        Shiva Thapa and Francessa Amato                                                  broke up. I was shocked
                                                                                         beyond belief watching
              adjudged Best Boxers                                                       our young students fall-
                                                                                         ing down from that in-       fire to spread quickly. It   see till now these awak-
                                                                                         ferno into the lap of        was also found that the      ening calls last?
                                                                                         death. Now questions         ceiling of the coaching         Actually, we usual-
                                                                                         have once again arisen       institute was just five      ly don’t think of a fire
                                                                                         about safety norms, on       feet high. Since one can-    destroying our business
                                                                                         inadequate fire-fighting     not sit properly on a        or office building. We
                                                                                         systems but my ques-         chair in such a room the     are more worried about

BFI President Ajay Singh (Centre) poses with few India Open Gold medallists of the
likes Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa, Mary Kom and Jamuna Boro at the end of 2nd India
Open International Boxing Tournament
     By Ashok Dhamija
    Six-time      world
champion in the 48 kg
category, MC Mary
Kom made a winning
debut in the 51kg cate-                                                                  tion is that where all       owner used tyres in-         less concrete threats
gory by annexing the                                                                     these law making bod-        stead to seat students       such as a downward
champion round, while                                                                    ies disappear while giv-     and the blaze got out of     trending economy, high
Amit Panghal (52kg)                                                                      ing permission to these      control because fire en-     customer churn rate,
won his third gold med-                                                                  coaching centres. We         gines took about 45          the struggle to retain
al of the year and Shi-                                                                  only wake up after           minutes to reach the         talented employees, le-
va Thapa supremacy in                                                                    something happens.           building. Now we will        gal issues, etc. But in
60kg saw Indian boxers                                                                   About twenty-two stu-        arrest the owner, the        reality, between 2004
finish with 12 gold, 18                                                                  dents died in the devas-     builder but why we           and 2013, non-residen-
silver and 27 bronze                                                                     tating fire that engulfed    close our eyes and ears      tial building fires killed
medals (57 Medals) at Thirty six year old six-time world champion and London             the four-storeyed Tak-       while giving permis-         65 people, injured
the second edition of the Olympic bronze medallist MC Mary Kom (Left) showed             shashila Arcade in Su-       sions to run coaching in     1,425, and damaged
India Open Internation- age is just a number by winning a Gold medal in the 51kg         rat. And the shocking        such buildings. Now          millions of money. So
al Boxing Tournament category on debut                                                   fact which came to light     after the tragedy, all       let’s take a look at
held at the Karmabir India Open 60kg gold to Sonowal accompanied                         afterwards that the          civic bodies in Gujarat      when building fires are
Nabin Chandra Bordo- her illustrious career. by President of Boxing                      owner of the coaching        have undertaken a            most likely to happen in
loi AC Indoor Stadium Assam pugilists Jamu- Federation of India,                         centre used tyres in         massive drive to iden-       order to prevent a dan-
here in Assam on Fri- na Boro and Bhagya- Ajay Singh proud by                            place of chairs, the pres-   tify buildings which do      gerous and costly fire.
day 24 May, 2019. Vet- bati Kachari made                                                 ence of the inflamma-        not comply with fire
                                                                  Cont. on pg. 8         ble material caused the      safety norms. Let us                   Cont. on pg. 8
eran Sarita Devi added their CM Sarbananda
Amnesty scheme: CM approves waiver of penalty - Newsband |                                        8             Tuesday, 28 May 2019
     Kanak’s                  start between 3pm and
                              midnight. Sometimes
                                                           mable materials and
                                                           furniture away from
                                                                                           ily overlooked or left
                                                                                           with dead batteries be-
                                                                                                                        stalling motion sensor
                                                                                                                        lights outside, it can
                                                                                                                                                       es on the need of learn-
                                                                                                                                                       ing life skills.
      pen...                  some careless acts           heat sources, especial-         cause they’re not prop-      deter criminal activity.           I the end I pay hom-
      Cont. from pg. 6        cause unintentional          ly in the winter months         erly maintained. Fire            I want to mention          age to Pt Jawahar Lal
There are many com-           fires , 9.2% of commer-      when the heat is turned         alarm system can save        that all the schools           Nehru- our first Prime
mon causes of commer-         cial fires were uninten-     on.                             lives and property from      should give disaster           Minister on his death
cial building fires, like     tional results of care-          So it is necessary to       damage.                      management training            anniversary. He was
cooking fires.29.3% of        less acts. This is some-     equip our premises with              Commercial fire         to the students, disas-        called as Architect of
non-residential fires are     what of an ‘other’ cate-     fire suppression and            sprinkler system - A         ters can happen any-           India as he gave vision
mostly cooking related.       gory and it is caused by     protection system. Fol-         sprinkler system is          where and anytime. It          and mission to newly
In fact, in 4 offices at      accidentally leaving         lowing are some ready           very helpful in dousing      is necessary to be pre-        free India. He was a
least one office building     space heaters or other       equipment to fight fire.        a potentially deadly fire.   pared for one when it          great leader and we
fires was related to          heat producing equip-            Fire extinguishers -        If you have only 1 or 2      happens. Because when          should remember him
cooking equipment.            ment on or carelessly        The prominent cause of          fire sprinkler heads, it     you know how to keep           for giving a leadership
These fires may cause         discarded cigarette          commercial building             can contain the major-       calm and then think of         to Congress and it
less damage, but are          butts igniting fires, or     fires is cooking fires,         ity of fires.                the ways you can man-          emerged as a catch-all
easily preventable with       plugging too many            and most of these fires              Commercial Alarm        age any calamity.              party, dominating na-
fire protection systems       things into the same         are small and con-              System -We never             There is a message             tional and state-level
such as alarms and fire       extension cord. Heating      tained. If a fire extin-        think that there are         travelling on WhatsApp         politics and winning
extinguishers. Some-          fire are also caused and     guisher is placed near          people who would inten-      that in a fire Americans       consecutive elections in
times fire is intention-      they account for 9% of       the kitchen area, it can        tionally start a fire on     and Japanese saved             1951, 1957, and 1962.
al. This accounts for         all non-residential          give employees the pow-         their property. But you      themselves while Indi-         He was popular with
almost 10% of fires, and      building fires. We           er to stop a small cook-        need to be prepared for      ans succumbed to the           the people of India in
it causes the most dam-       should regularly in-         ing fire from spreading.        it, so invest in a securi-   smoke. The Americans           spite of political troubles
age. These Intentional        spect our central heat-      You should check occa-          ty alarm system that         and Japanese put wet           in his final years and
fires also result in more     ing units, fireplaces,       sionally if the equip-          will detect any suspi-       towels under the door          failure of leadership
civilian injuries and         water heaters, and oth-      ment is in working con-         cious activity in the        and also on their noses        during the 1962 Sino-
deaths. Cooking and           er heating appliances        dition.                         evening hours when the       so that they should not        Indian War. His birth-
heating fires generally       and systems to prevent           Fire alarms – Gen-          building is most at risk.    be suffocated by fire. I       day is celebrated as Bal
occur at daytime but in-      fires. It is very essen-     erally it is found that         If we keep the area          don’t know how true            Diwas (Children’s
tentional fires mostly        tial to move any flam-       the fire alarms are eas-        well-lit at night, or in-    the story but it stress-       Day).

        Mary Kom Powers...                                                                                              Championships silver
                                                                                                                        medallist knocked out
                                                                                                                                                       Singh Bisht (IND): 3-2
                                                                                                                                                           60kg: Shiva Thapa
                    Cont. from pg. 7
                                                                                                                        Govind Kumar Sahani            (IND) beat Manish Kaushik
winning the yellow met-       to make ensure his                                                                        5-0. Kavinder Singh            (IND): 5-0
al, Ankushita Boro and        third yellow metal fol-                                                                   Bisht had to settle for            64kg: Colin Louis Richar-
Lovlina settled for silver    lowing gold medals from                                                                   the silver in a 2-3 result     no (MRI) beat Rohit Tokas
with Pwilao Basuma-           the Strandja Cup and                                                                      in a hard-fought con-          (IND): (Tokas forfeited bout
tary taking the bronze.       Asian Championships                                                                       test with 2015 Asian           due to injury)
In the process Indian         in 2019.                                                                                  champion Chatchai                  69kg: Ashish (IND) beat
boxers improved on their           Much to the delight                                                                  Decha Butdee. This is          Duryodhan Singh Negi (IND):
six gold medals last year     of the crowd, Shiva                                                                       Bisht’s second consecu-        4-1
and in the process justi-     Thapa grabbed the                                                                         tive silver this year af-          75kg: Eumir Felix Delos
fied the prophecy of In-      60kg gold in a revenge                                                                    ter the Asian Champi-          Santos (PHI) beat Ashish Ku-
dia’s Chief Performance       bout against 2018                                                                         onships last month.            mar (IND): Walkover
Director, Santiago Nieva      champion Manish                                                                               In 64kg, Rohit To-             81kg: Manish Pawar
prior to the tournament.      Kaushik a year after                                                                      kas suffered a knee            (IND) beat Brijesh Yadav
The second edition of the     losing to him in the                                                                      twist in the first round       (IND): 3-2
five day tournament wit-      semi-finals. The Guwa-                                                                    and was forced to forfeit          91kg: Naman Tanwar
nessed participation          hati boy, who won a                                                                       his bout to 2010 Com-          (IND) beat Sumit Sangwan
form nearly 200 coun-         bronze at the continen-                                                                   monwealth Games                (IND): 5-0
tries from 16 countries       tal event this year, was     (L to R): India’s Shiva Thapa and Francessa Amato of         bronze medallist Colin             91 kg plus: Satish Kumar
     The indefatigable        fierce and aggressive                                      toryMale
                                                           Italy were proudly show their Best at the
                                                                                                  andSouth Asian
                                                                                                      Female Box-       Louis Richarno of Mau-         (IND) beat Naveen Kumar
Mary with an eye on To-       and did not put a foot       er’s Trophy.                  Games in Shillong in           ritius. Tokas, who se-         (IND): 4-0
kyo Olympics 2020 who         wrong in the 5-0 demo-                                     2016. She dedicated the        cured the India Open               Women’s Weight Cat-
had staved off a stiff        lition and was deserved-     ed up 2-3 to Italy’s As- prized medal to her                 bronze a year before,          egory:
challenge from Asian          ly adjudged the Best         sunta           Canfora. mother whom she lost                had to be content with             48kg: Josie Gabuco
Championships bronze          Male Boxer of the Tour-      Ankushita Boro, who to cancer last year. A                   the silver. Ashish Ku-         (PHL) beat Monika (IND): 3-
medallist Nikhat Zareen       nament.                      beat state mate Pwilao day after knocking out                mar’s hopes of adding          2
in the semi-final round,           Local girl Jamuna       Basumatary in the World Championships                        the 75kg gold were                 51kg: Mary Kom (IND)
once again displayed her      Boro delivered a flurry      semi-finals, picked up silver medallist Sonia,               dashed as he had to give       beat Vanlal Duati (IND): 5-0
experience to blow away       of punches that earned       the silver after losing 0- Neeraj continued her              a walkover to Philip-              54kg: Jamuna Boro
the challenge of Vanlal       her a perfect 5-0 win        5 to Italy’s Francessa sublime form to notch                 pines’s Eumir Felix            (IND) beat Y. Sandhyarani
Duati in a facile 5-0 win.    over Y. Sandhyarani.         Amato in 64kg, who up a commanding 5-0                       Delos Santos due to a          (IND): 5-0
This was the London           Bhagyabati Kachari           was declared the Best victory over Manisha,                  cut that he sustained on           57kg: Neeraj (IND) beat
Olympic bronze medal-         proved her mettle in         Female Boxer of the who had changed cate-                    his forehead in the            Manisha (IND): 5-0
list’s second gold from the   her 3-2 win over Pooja       tournament.                   gory from 54kg to 57kg.        semi-finals.                       60kg: Sarita Devi (IND)
India Open to add to the      in 75kg. World Cham-             Sarita Devi endured Asian Championships                         Final Results           beat Simranjit Kaur (IND): 3-
48kg gold she won last        pionships bronze med-        a tough fight from Sim- bronze medallist Ashish                 Men’s Weight Category:      2
year in New Delhi. Asian      allist Lovlina Borgohain     ranjit Kaur to edge the showed his prowess in                    49kg: Deepak (IND)             64kg: Francessa Amato
Games gold medallist          did not share the same       World Championships 69kg to soar to a 4-1                    beat Govind Kumar Sahani       (ITA) beat Ankushita Boro
Amit found his rhythm         fortunes despite vocifer-    bronze competition med- win over compatriot                  (IND): 5-0                     (IND): 5-0
late in the second round      ous cheers of support        allist for a 3-2 win. This Duryodhan Singh Negi.                 52kg: Amit Panghal (IND)       69kg: Assunta Canfora
and prevailed over the        from the crowd. The          was the former world There was no stopping                   beat Sachin Siwach (IND): 4-   (ITA) beat Lovlina Borgohain
former world youth            69kg exponent missed         champion’s first gold Deepak in 49kg. Oozing                 1                              (IND): 3-2
champion Sachin Si-           out on the gold in a tight   medal in any in three confidence with every                      56kg: Chatchai Decha           75kg: Bhagyabati Kachari
wach in the third round       contest where she end-       years following her vic- punch, the Asian                    Butdee (THA) beat Kavinder     (IND) beat Pooja (IND): 3-2
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  Bollywood’s Best Biopics                                                                     MP Shrirang Barne
  By C.K. Subramaniam    it is a medium to pay         proved time and
                                                                                             felicitated at Kharghar
    Hindi Cinema         tribute to their favor-       again. He set his own
World saw few sports     ite sports star; but for      record in collection            Corporator Pravin
based films hitting      the audience it is the        straight every time             Patil, District chief
Box Office as Laagan     moment of inspiration         his films are released.         Shirish Gharat and
and Chak-de India        and rejoicing and reliv-      The actor’s wrestling             divisional chief
and did big business     ing the victory of their      drama Dangal did not            Manesh Patil along
and other producers      favorite sports person.       touch the hard work
also tried their hand        Chak de India made        put in ‘Baag Milkha            with party supporters
in directing films       big news as hockey is         Baag’ or his own                   felicitated MP
with sports back-        our National game             Lagaan. But Dangal                Shrirang Barne
ground but without       and women’s hockey            did made an impact on            during his visit to
much success. Bagg       was given pride of place      the masses and that              Kharghar. He was
Milkha Baag made         in this film. Shahr-          was clearly vindicated
news in Bollywood        ukh Khan did fit into         in the Box Office col-           congratulated for
and woke up the          the role of the coach         lection of the film,             winning the Lok
sports world that we     very well. But the            which is slowly touch-         Sabha elections from
had a flying Sikh,       team failed to put up a       ing Rs.350 crore               Maval constituency.
who dominated the        regular show on astro         mark. Now he got the             (By Chandrashekhar
tracks with his dedi-    turfs and hence their         tag of the film indus-                Hendve)
cation, regular
practice and the
will to win at the
highest level.
Only Golden girl
                                                                                      Panvel Post Office begins functioning
PT Usha had
the tenacity and
the temper to
work hard like
Milkha Singh.
The Sardar of
speed was a sig-
nificant success
when there was
no media public-
ity and he shone
well in an indi-
vidual game. He          performance at the In-        try’s most dependable
made his mark in Pa-     ternational level was         star of all time. An av-
kistan and made the      somewhat question-            erage of Rs.200 plus
General to call him      able. In Lagaan,              crore collection of his
Flying Sikh for          Aamir Khan’s side             seven films is an
speed, alertness and     failed to handle a reg-       unique record. He
the aggression to win    ular season bat but           came, saw, and con-
the Friendship Game      still made 300 plus           quered Bollywood
there and bring lau-     score with handmade           from his early days of
rels to the country at   wooden bat. Mary Kom          ‘    Qayamat          Se
any cost. We are for-    made a mark with              Qayamat Tak’. His
tunate to see the Fly-   Priyanka Chopra get-          trade mark acting, his
ing Sikh in action       ting the best out of a        wishful thinking and
through        Farhan    different role in a biop-     giving equal opportu-
Akhtar.                  ic. Azharuddin, the           nities to all his co ac-
    Biopics have be-     tainted cricketer did         tors all gave him an
come call of the day     live up to his lavish         added advantage in
for Bollywood as they    style of life in the crick-   his films and it is rep-
not only give honor to   eting world and final-        licated in overwhelm-
the legends but are      ly banned for his role        ing collections in those
also being appreciat-    in match fixing charg-        films. He is a born
ed and enjoyed by the    es and does not deserve       actor but his image
audience.        From    a biopic. MS Dhoni is         was tarnished by self-
kings and queen to       considered a hero in          created intolerance is-
gangsters and free-      India after his two           sue but softened his
dom fighters; several    world cup wins and the        stand after facing pub-           Panvel Post Office near Late Vilasrao
movies had been          film achieved signifi-        lic wrath. Otherwise,            Deshmukh Vyapari Sankul near Shivaj
made throughout the      cant success but not to       he is flawless just like
time. There have         the extent of Dangal.         films and it is a great
                                                                                         Chowk at Panvel city has begun func-
been many biopics        Dangal is not an exact        tribute to his virtue as        tioning. BJP women front city president
made recently on var-    biopic but revealed the       an actor director.             and corporator Mugdha Londe congrat-
ious personalities but   feelings of the unqual-       Aamir Khan really              ulated the post department’s superinten-
these days, sports       ified coach in an excel-      swarmed box office                dent Ajay Singh and workers. CIDCO
biopics have become      lent way.                     with his super hits            chairman MLA Prashant Thakur, Gharkul
popular. For many            Aamir Khan as the         and Dangal proved              Sanghatna, Senior Citizens Association
they are the dream       name suggests is real-        this point in a very big         and BJP corporators played important
project and for some     ly rich and that is           way.                             roles to make this post office function.
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    Indian Notional Congress                                                                                comparison, action of Mrs. Indira Gandhi in 1976
    Maintaining the status quo will give the          Letters to the Editor....                             that of inserting the words ‘Secular’ and ‘So-
                                                                                                            cialist’ in the Constitution vide the 42nd Amend-
same results. That is the biggest mistake, nay                                                              ment is unconstitutional especially when Emer-
biggest blunder the Congress commits after           Two the party will not hold its leadership account-
                                                                                                            gency was declared and leaders of opposition
every fiasco at the polls. The vicious cycle con-    able, come what may. Therefore, we should have
                                                                                                            parties were put behind bars. The powers of the
tinues.                                              fully anticipated the charade the so called Con-
                                                                                                            judiciary and media were also restricted dur-
    Weak election campaigning, fielding corrupt      gress Working Committee enacted a drama of res-
                                                                                                            ing this time. Contrary to this, the concept of
& unpatriotic politicians, poor show at the polls,   ignation and it was totally farce. It was matter of
                                                                                                            ‘Hindu Nation’ is ancient and encompasses the
leaders pretend to offer resignation, resigna-       shame that the resignation is still hanging to
                                                                                                            universe and considers the welfare of the whole
tion rejected, same leaders asked to continue,       make others a scapegoat. Dynastic politics has
                                                                                                            world. Swami Vivekanand had said, “The soul
same poor show gets repeated.                        deep rooted base in India and no one can topple
                                                                                                            of development lies in Dharma”. Therefore,
    Not a single member of the Congress has          them despite utter and humiliating defeat.
                                                                                                            Bharat today needs development based on Dhar-
the guts to tell the truth: Sonia & Rahul are                           - Jayanthy Ramaswamy, Sion-East
                                                                                                            ma and not just material development, said
responsible for the utter defeat. They should                                                               Shri. Ramesh Shinde, National Spokesperson,
be expelled from the Congress.
    The fact that even one Congress member
                                                            A personal letter to the
has not come forward to tell so clearly indi-
cates that all Congress members are corrupt
                                                                Prime Minister
which is why the people don’t vote for this par-         Respected Prime Minister,
ty.                                                      As Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra
    Alas, Congress leaders have not learnt any       Modi flags off his second term, I, humbly, share a
lesson from the failures as they continue to live    few areas where his attention, and decisions, could
in a dream world. The Indian National Con-           prove useful to the people of India.
gress founded in 1885 has been reduced to In-            First 100 days of new disposition sets the tone
dian Notional Congress due to its own follies.       of administration, hence these thoughts.
                         - Lakshman Sundar, Vashi        1. Infrastructure in the country needs further
                                                     push. While there is improvement, with proper
                                                     funding it will create jobs and improve quality of     Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, at the inaugural
                                                     life.                                                  session of 2-day ‘National Advocates’ Conven-
       Congress-NCP failed                               2. Education needs to be revamped and made         tion’ on 27th May at Shri Vidyadhiraj Meeting
                                                     world class. AlI should be promoted, it will be a      Hall of Shri Ramnath Temple. A resolution to
         in Modi Tsunami                             game changer.                                          protest the arrest of Adv. Sanjiv Punalekar, who
    Power corrupts absolutely is true as far as          3. Sports infrastructure needs attention as        fights for Hindutva within the framework of
the NCP-Congress relationships are concerned.        present condition is well below par. The need for      Constitution and is National Secretary of Hin-
The relationship was more of a convenience and       astroturf for hockey is a must. Encourage our          du Vidhidnya Parishad, was unanimously
not of any use to both the parties. To add to the    national sport.                                        passed in the Convention.
misery, Raj Thackeray joined the bandwagon               4. Sports persons should be given preference              In the Advocates’ Convention being held
to spoil further hopes. The party failed to win      in jobs. They bring honor to the country.              under the 8th All India Convention for the ‘Hin-
single seat in Mumbai and the overall perfor-            6. Sports personalities of the past needs to be    du Nation’, auspicious lamp was lit by Sadgu-
mance was disastrous. The weakness in both           recognised. The pathetic sight hockey wizards          ru (Dr.) Charudatta Pingale, Senior Advocate
the coalition partner was in open as both the        pulling cycle rickshaws and sportswomen selling        Hari Shankar Jain (President of ‘Hindu Front
parties were involved in corrupt practices and       their medals for livelihood should stop.               for Justice), Ret. Judge Sudhakar Chapalgaonkar
that turned tables against them. If the same             7. Health sector needs attention. Proper time-     (Founder Member of Hindu Vidhidnya Parishad)
combination work together in the assembly            ly help will reduce burden on the economy.             and Supreme Court Advocate Rajendra Verma.
elections, then it will be a cakewalk for BJP-           8. Power, Railways, Civil Aviation need to aug-    More than 100 devout Hindu advocates from
Sena combine to retain power for one more            ment development in a structured way and reach         India and Bangladesh are attending the Con-
term.                                                all corners of the country.                            vention. On the occasion, a Marathi Text - ‘Hin-
                          - Abhishek Rama, Thane         9. International relations particularly with       du Rashtra Akshep Ani Khandan’ was released.
                                                     China and Pakistan needs special attention. Im-               Senior Advocate Hari Shankar Jain said,
                                                     provements in India’s relations will have a major      “Today, the word ‘Secular’ is being used only to
          Karnataka Chaos                            impact.                                                appease minorities. People have got fed up of
    The Karnataka government is in jeopardy              10. A large number of experienced senior citi-     secularism. The BJP govt which got elected due
ever since it is formed. There is no unity among     zens are languishing with nothing to do.               to Hindu votes should take decisions in the in-
the coalition partners and there is no one to            11. Provide batter living facilities for seniors   terest of Hindus. Hindu advocates should say
call a spade as a spade. The HD Kumaraswamy          staying without family support.                        with pride that they are working for the inter-
led JD(S)-Congress alliance found itself skat-           This experience can prove invaluable to gov-       ests of Hindutva.”
ing on thin ice as two Congress MLAs are in          ernment and they should be invited to prepare                The coordinator of Hindu Vidhidnya Par-
talking terms with BJP cadre and switch over         plans and monitor implementation                       ishad, Adv. Nilesh Sangolkar, gave guidance re-
can take place at any point of time. Potential           Wishing more strength to India and our Prime       garding, ‘Advocates should contribute in the mis-
Congress turncoats get in touch with BJP and         Minister for going forward in the interest of the      sion of establishing the ‘Hindu Nation’ active-
created fresh Karnataka jitters. Under the cir-      country!                                               ly’. Adv. Vijay Shekhar from Bengaluru guided
cumstances, there is a possibility of a snap poll                            - C.K. Subramaniam, Sanpada    on ‘Judicial fight while working against corrupt
and the fall of the coalition government. Kar-                                                              judges’.
nataka politics is in total chaos ever since Con-                                                                   The Convention commenced with the
gress outwitted BJP at the winning post.              Demand for the ‘Hindu Nation’                         blowing of conch. The priests from Sanatan
                       - Nikhil CK Subbu, Seawood
                                                           is constitutional                                Purohit Pathashala recited Veda mantras after
                                                                                                            auspicious lamp was lit. The Founder Member
                                                         The Constitution of our country is said to be
        Nothing can change                           ‘secular; however, as per Article 370 of the Con-
                                                                                                            of Hindu Vidhidnya Parishad Adv. Suresh
                                                                                                            Kulkarni read the message given for the Con-
                                                     stitution, there is opposition to inserting the word
           in Congress                               ‘Secular’ in the Constitution of Jammu and Kash-
                                                                                                            vention by Paratpar Guru (Dr.) Jayant
                                                                                                            Athavale, Source of Inspiration for Hindu Jan-
   The age old Congress party is in ICU ever         mir. As a result, a strange situation has arisen –     ajagruti Samiti. Shri. Sumit Sagvekar of Hin-
since 2014 General Elections. It came out with       our country is secular, but the State of Jammu         du Janajagruti Samiti conducted the proceed-
some recovery with triple victory but gone to        and Kashmir is not secular. If everybody in India      ings.
oblivion once again. Certain things are writ-        has been given freedom of expression, freedom of           - Ramesh Shinde, National Spokesperson, Hindu
ten in stone. One, only a member of the Gan-         religion by the Constitution, how can the demand                Janajagruti Samiti. Contact No. 09987966666
dhi family will lead the Congress, nobody else.      for the ‘Hindu Nation’ be unconstitutional? In |                         11            Tuesday, 28 May 2019

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