As of June 7, Nagpur Municipal Corporation has sealed 31 areas across 10 zones in the city and declared them as containment zones to contain the spread of COVID-19. The latest areas to be sealed are areas in Dhantoli after a 46-year-old man tested positive for coronavirus.
Here are the containment areas in different zones:
? Laxmi Nagar Zone (1) ? Bajaj Nagar
? Dharampeth Zone (2) ? Katol road in Sadar, SK Banerjee Marg in Dhantoli
? Hanuman Nagar Zone (2) ? Jawahar Nagar, Taj Nagar
? Dhantoli Zone (5) ? Venuwan Housing Society, Hawrapeth, Rameshwari Road in Vasant Nagar, Arvind Society in Narendra Nagar, Chandramani Nagar
? Nehru Nagar Zone (2) ? New Nandanavan, Gopal Krishna Nagar
? Gandhibagh Zone (7) ? Mominpura, Bairagipura, Bajeriya Nageshwar Temple, Siraspeth, Tanga Stand in Itwari, Bhujade Colony in Hattinala, Gandhibagh Cloth Market
? Satranjipura Zone (6) ? Badi Masjid in Satranjipura, Tulsi Nagar, Naik Talao in Bairagipura, Tandapeth, Sweeper Colony, Binaki Sonartoli
? Lakadganj Zone (1) ? Shivaji co-operative housing society in Hiwri Nagar
? Asi Nagar Zone (3) ? Habib Nagar, Mehboobpura in Sangharsh Nagar, New Indora
? Mangalwari Zone (2) ? Gaddigodam, Shabri Mata Nagar in Gorewada
Deaf and dumb students put up scintillating show at Radio Mirchi’s ‘Utsav @ Zero Mile’ in Nagpur
Amid heavy rains, Nagpur citizens drenched themselves in patriotism during ‘Utsav @ Zero Mile’ organised by Radio Mirchi on Sunday, August 14. What made the event all the more special was when several deaf and dumb students of Deaf and Dumb School, Shankar Nagar, gave a splendid performance on national anthem that reverberated patriotic fervour. Apart from them, students from Delhi Public School also left people completely mesmerised with their incredibly soothing performance with various musical instruments.
Ex-Indian Idol contestant from the city Kaivalya Kejkar regaled the audience with songs including ‘Maula Mere Lele Meri Jaan’ from Chak De! India.
Kids in Nagpur walk ramp in khadi outfits during Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
In a rare yet commendable initiative, kids walked the ramp in outfits made in Khadi by designer Durgesh Dixit during Khadi Pride. The ramp walk took place at Sugandh Sabhagruha in Nagpur on Sunday, August 14 in the presence of Central Member of Khadi & Village Industries Commission, Micro Small & Medium Enterprises Jaiprakash Gupta.
India’s biggest tribal health project launched in Nagpur; over 10,000 to be screen across Vidarbha
Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) along with the Tribal Development Department in Nagpur launched BLOSSOM that was recently inaugurated by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.
BLOSSOM is an initiative that has been launched to reach out to the remotest tribal villages in districts of Chandrapur, Gondia and Gadchiroli in Maharashtra and screen the people for non-communicable diseases and plan suitable interventions.
Launched at Hotel Centre Point Hotel on World Tribal Day, the initiative BLOSSOM stands for: Breast cancer, Liver and lifestyle diseases, Osteoporosis, Sickle cell, Sexually transmitted infections, and Malnutrition.
Around 22 teams would screen a population of 10,000 tribal people across remote villages in the coming three months.