Kangana Ranaut, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut
Amid the bitter war of words exchanged between Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut and Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, the Central government on Monday granted a Y-plus security cover to the national award winning actress ahead of her visit to Mumbai on September 9 from her Manali residence in Himachal Pradesh.
Kangana under the Y-plus security would get around 10 to 11 armed commandos as security cover who would guard her in three shifts. Apart from this, a Personnel Security Officer (PSO) would also be deployed at her residence in Mumbai.
After threatening Ranaut to not return to Mumbai, Raut had sparked a new controversy after he referred Kangana as haramkhor ladki, in response to her tweet comparing Mumbai to Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Following which, Ranauts father formally wrote to Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur requesting security for his daughter.
The CM while addressing the media after a BJP legislature party meet in Shimla said, Kangana is the daughter of Himachal Pradesh and a celebrity too. It’s our duty to give her security. I have told the Director General of Police Sanjay Kundu to takes steps accordingly.
Kangana has a travel plan to Mumbai on September 9, we are examining possibilities to give her security within the state and outside too if needed, the CM added.
Ranaut in a tweet later thanked Union Home Minister Amit Shah for showing his respect for India’s daughter? by providing her with Y-plus category security.
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.