The girls — Vaishnavi Sawant (15), Poonam Kalel (15) and Reshma Kewate (19) — will be trained at the Lake Braddock High School. Presently, the trio are being trained at the Mann Deshi Champions Sports Academy (MDCSA).
In a meeting on Monday, state Sports Minister Vinod Tawde announced a Rs 3 crore grant for the wrestling centre. In 1952, Khashaba had created history by winning India its first Olympic medal in an individual sport, when he won the bronze in wrestling.
The singer, the youngest of the famous Dagar Brothers, passed away on Sunday night (around 11 pm), with his long-cherished wish of owning a house unfulfilled, at 78. Dagar had been hospitalised at the MJM Hospital for treatment of kidney infection for the past two months.
Under the system, working women attached with BuddyCop can contact the assigned police officer through phone calls, WhatsApp and email. So far, nearly 10,000 working women have enrolled for the system.
Pointing out that the film industry is “unpredictable”, Menon says that many a times, distributors may like a project, but are not very sure about taking a risk and investing in it, and one has to respect that view as well.
The pre-monsoon climate in Bhandardhara is the idyllic period for fireflies and glowworms for breeding. Looking for a mate, thousands of fireflies can be seen together on trees, glowing in their bio-luminescent lights in the dark.