Photo courtesy: Amit Shelke
After a gap of six months, one of the most preferred tourist destinations for wildlife enthusiasts in Vidarbha ? Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR) ? is all set to take online bookings from midnight, September 16. However, the jungle safaris would only commence from October 1, 2020. The bookings this time would be made available from their own website ? mytadoba.org.
Despite booking a safari, if a person shows any COVID-19 symptoms including fever or cough, he/she would be disallowed to be a part of the safari. Also, children below 10 years of age, senior citizens and pregnant women wouldn’t be allowed to take safari. One safari vehicle would comprise six people including guide and driver.
As reported in TOI, There is no change in rate and bookings done between three and 60 days before safari. It will cost Rs 4,100 for weekdays and Rs 5,100 for weekends. Similarly, bookings done between 60-120 days will cost Rs 7,100 for weekdays and Rs 11,100 on weekends. Tatkal bookings, which open three days in advance, will cost Rs 7,100.
Priyanka Nahata Jain launches kid’s journal ‘THE LIL LUCKY FEET’ as she turns 30 | Nagpur
As Nagpur resident Priyanka Nahata Jain turned 30, she took her friends by surprise with the launch of a kids journal titled ‘THE LIL LUCKY FEET’ – for kids aged between four to eight and eight to 13 years – launched by her daughter Krisha.
The journal focuses on how kids can develop fresh prospective and help them create a thinking pattern that will make them want to explore and question life. Priyanka said, “It’s a self reflection and self assessment journal, in which kids learn about themselves that make broadens their prospective.”
A sneak peek into the birthday party of Priyanka Nahata Jain that recently took place at Pablo The Art Cafe’ & Lounge.
Mahima Chaudhry graces Miss and Mrs India Queen of Nation beauty pageant in Nagpur
Mahima Chaudhry graces Miss and Mrs India Queen of Nation beauty pageant in Nagpur…
Magenta Arts & Entertainment organised Miss and Mrs India Queen of Nation Season 2 2022 at Hotel Le Meridian in Nagpur on Tuesday. While actress Mahima Chaudhry was the judge, actor Aman Verma hosted the pageant show.
Speaking about the event, organiser of the pageant show, Monica Ganvir said that she aimed to encourage every woman who dreamt big. She said she wanted to provide a platform to such women in Central India so that they could showcase their hidden talent.
Post auditions, around 18 contestants across India got qualified. The event that lasted for three days in Nagpur included various activities like talent round, fitness round, photoshoot, personal interview and ramp walk.
India’s longest surviving tiger passes away in West Bengal
Raja, India’s longest surviving tiger, passed away on July 11 (Monday) at South Khairbari (SKB) Tiger Rescue Center in West Bengal. Raja was 25 years 10 months old.
Forest department informed: “With a very sad heart, this is to inform you that ‘Raja’ the tiger from SKB Rescue Center, died today morning around 3 a.m. He died at the age of 25 years and 10 months making him one of the longest surviving tigers in the country.”
Raja was brought to the SKB Tiger Rescue Center in North Bengal in August 2008, after being injured by a crocodile in a territorial fight. Veterinary doctor Pralay Mandal along with Wildlife Guard Partha Sarthi Sinha and other staff members, with utmost dedication and labour, had then healed the magnificent beast at South Khairbari.
Raja was almost 11 years old when he was bought to SKB rescue centre, and there he survived for another 15 years, making him one of the oldest surviving tigers in the country.