Pratap Jayanti Celebration at Gogunda

The Maharana Pratap Seva Samiti celebrated the 472nd Maharana Pratap Jayanti today with full zeal at Maharana Pratap’s Custodianship in Gogunda. The event was marked by various colossal displays as well as a procession.

Mangilal Garasia, State Minister; Lakshyaraj Singh, Trustee, Maharana Pratap Charitable Foundation (MMFC) and various other members of the Congress Party including Lal Singh Jhala Congress President (Rural), Abhimanyu Singh Jhala were also present in the procession. [..]

Narendra Modi Pays Tribute to Maharana Pratap

Pratap Jayanti became all the more special for Udaipur as Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi visited the city as the special guest of honor for the occasion. The CM paid a visit to the Maharana Pratap Smarak at Moti Magri today, accompanied by Prince Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar along with other bureaucrats. nardenra-modi-udaipur

Narendra Modi offered flowers at the monument of Maharana Pratap and paid his respect to Mewar’s greatest warrior.

In a short interaction with the media, Modi expressed his thoughts about Pratap. Talking about his trip to the city, he said, “I have been planning to visit Udaipur for the last two years and finally, I have gotten the chance to be here for such an auspicious occasion.”


When asked about the petrol price hike, Modi expressed his anger toward the government, calling it the ‘government’s defeat’. “They could not keep their promise of reducing inflation. Every citizen of India is outraged and distressed because of the government’s latest charade.”

[Movie Review] The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

By Kunal Mathur

To begin with, I’ll address the ones who are in a hurry and need a quick litmus test about the movie. Normally, this can be done with ratings, but that isn’t really reliable since ratings can be relative. Each one can have his own.

So as a critic, what I have decided to do is to summarize the movie review in ONE Sentence. It’ll give the crux and what my precise feelings about the movie.

For this one:

Now that it’s a fashion to being superheroes together, this one does it again but loses the script.”

What happens when you have Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Penelope Wilton and other Stalwarts sharing the screen?

Magic!! [..]

Maheshwari Community’s Census begins

A Maheshwari Community’s Working Committee meeting was held on Wednesday at the Maheshwari Bhawan to discuss the matter of the community census.

Chief Guest, Jankilal Mundra, President, District Council and Special Guest Arjun Mantri, Regional Leader of the community discussed the matter at hand. Dr. Satyanarayan Maheshwari, Assembly Census in-Charge elaborated on the importance as well as benefits of the Census.

Dr. Maheshwari also asked for everyone’s full co-operation in the community during the process of the census count. He said that the assembly’s upcoming election would be based on the revised census count.

Jagdish Heda, Secretary of the committee mentioned that a two-day religious trip would be planned for the people of the community in September and October. The General Assembly meeting will be held in July. He also informed about a Natural Heeling Medical Camp for the elderly, which will be held on the 29th of July.

Mewar Hi Tech to Mark 15 Years

The 15th Foundation day of Mewar Hi Tech Engineering Ltd and Mewar Technocast Pvt Ltd will be celebrated from 25th May by Rathore Group of Industries at Sukher.

Customers will be arriving from all over the country and abroad for the Foundation Day celebrations. The company will mark the event by organizing an exhibition of machines and their spare parts that have been manufactured by the company.

C.S Rathore, Managing Director of Mewar Hi-Tech Engineering Ltd said that for the past 15 years, the company has been manufacturing various types of crushers such as Jaw Crushers, Cone Crushers and Mobile Crushers. [..]

Udaipur Photojournalist Honored with International Award

Udaipur photojournalist Tara Chand Gawaria has received a Certificate of Merit Award by the Photography Society of America in the recently concluded competition organized by Jodhana Photojournalist Society, Jodhpur.

30-year-old Tara Chand is the only journalist from Rajasthan to achieve this great honor. According to Ramji Vyas, President of the society, they had received a total of 9000 entries by 900 people from 40 countries. Tara Chand received the award in the category of photojournalism, along with Canadian Photographer Phillip Kwan. [..]

HZL-Vedanta’s SHG Women Held Mass Meet-up

Over 1600 women conducted a Self Help Group Meet which saw the detailed discussion of the strategies to be implemented in order to successfully operate these Self Help Groups.

Volunteers from the Women Self Help Group, run by Vedanta Hindustan Zinc congregated at the auditorium of Sukhadia University on 22 May and had bottomless and thoughtful discussion on changing stipulation of rural, social and economical aspects. The volunteers who had participated in the discussion had come from the districts of Udaipur, Bhilwara, Chittorgarh and Rajsamand. [..]

Workshop on Skin Cell Therapy Held

Vice President at SB International India and Chief Nail Educator at KIANA Pooja Garg provided a training session for the beauticians of Udaipur about Skin Cell Therapy, a topic which has reportedly been introduced in India for the very first time.

The session consisted of a lecture about this type of skin therapy. Udaipur is the second resort where S.B. International, with assistance from KIANA, has launched the same after Delhi. [..]

Woman Commits Suicide, Relatives Accuse Torture for Dowry

A 22 year old woman was found hanging from the roof of her room this morning at around 9.30 am. The victim was identified as Menakshi w/o Manohar Das Vaishnav (Vairagi), resident of Janro ki Saraye, Debari near Girl’s Secondary School.

According to the police, when Manohar Das had awoken and witnessed the scene, he immediately informed her parents along with the police. “We received information about the tragedy and arrived on the scene along with the DSP West. [..]