Ujjain is fully geared up to host the mela, during which over five crore people, including seers, are expected to visit the city, with Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan saying it will be a “Green Simhastha”.
Classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj will perform on the inaugural day on Saturday at the festival which will witness classical and light music, folk dances, kavi sammelan, plays, rangoli, art workshops, among other events.
Several durga idols were still being installed late into the night.
The death toll at Ujjain’s cracker factory has reached 17.
Huge hoardings, some of them bordering on defamatory, dominate the skyline of this temple town.
Chintamani Malviya resigned as university lecturer before taking the electoral plunge.
L K Advani described the Rs 432-crore project a fulfilment of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s dream of linking rivers in the country.
The solar power project at Neemrana is a 100 per cent subsidiary DMICDC.
Narsingh Malviya,a resident of Nipaniya-Baijnath village of Agar district,consumed poison after being denied a ticket.
The list released Wednesday has 64 names,including that of Ishwardas’s son Ashok.
Former MP Hemant Khandelwal will contest from Betul,and controversial former MLA Jalam Singh Patel from Narsinghpur.
Phiroz Ginwala and Ruby Shrivastava I Ujjain I MP
The proposal to ease the FDI guidelines for the sector was mooted by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation.
The Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) initiated the bidding process for the commercial complexes.
It indicated Modi would be part of the national leadership.