Ahmedabad:Governor Kamla Beniwal will lay foundation for the hostel building of KP Vidyarthi Bhavan Complex and unveil bust of Sardar Vallabbhai Patel at the venue off C G Road on Monday morning in the presence of Swami Sachidanand and other dignitaries. The hostel will be built at a cost of Rs 5 crore,all donated by former hostel students. Amin PJ KP Vidyarthi Bhavan president Shankarlal Guru on Sunday said out of 16,000 former hostel students of the 80-year-old hostel,300 were selected for contributing the money for the building which will be ready by April 2013. The present building would host 270 students,to which 300 would be added after the six stories building would be ready.
Agencies start sterilising stray dogs
Ahmedabad:The people will get some relief as the Animal Help Foundation (AHF) had started catching,vaccination and sterilisation of stray dogs in the city from Saturday.
Other agencies will also start the work,each of the four handing 40 dogs each a day,as soon as their facilities are ready,said Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation Commissioner G P Mohapatra. The agencies are assigned to monitor the work by deploying vet experts who will keep track of the operations,he said.