According to farmers from the region, the maximum returns earned from local markets is between Rs 40 to Rs 45 per kg, even for top-grade apples. With limited facility to store and preserve these perishables locally, farmers earn very little in Jammu and Kashmir.
“The idea is to make students aware of the importance of fitness and engage them in physical activities. We plan to conduct three such programmes in an academic year,” said Deepak Mane, head, Department of Physical Education.
The civic administration had proposed to not allow anyone in the civic building without permission, citing that free access was leading to “unnecessary problems in the smooth functioning” of the PMC office.
Dr Khurjekar was killed in an accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway on Sunday night. On Tuesday, several close relatives, friends, doctors, students, patients, well-wishers and acquaintances bid a tearful farewell to the chief spine surgeon of Sancheti hospital.
The ITMS system, which has already been implemented in Mumbai, uses state-of-the-art monitoring equipment and Artificial Intelligence programmes to help police find more efficient ways of managing traffic.
The accident took place sometime between 10.30 pm and 10.50 pm on Sunday at Somatane near Talegaon Dabhade when the three doctors were on their way back from a medical conference in Mumbai, along with the driver of the hired cab.