Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to hold the first rally in West Bengal on March 7 after the announcement of the assembly poll schedule. The rally will be held at the Brigade Parade ground in Kolkata. According to party sources, many folk artists have been invited to perform at the event. The elections for the 294 Assembly seats in West Bengal will begin on March 27. The state is going to witness eight-phase Assembly polls this year. West Bengal is likely to witness a triangular contest this time with TMC, Congress-Left alliance and the BJP in the fray.
Kolkata turned into political fervour this year ahead of West Bengal Assembly elections. Wall graffiti on streets of South Kolkata is covered with graffiti of TMC party symbol after the party announced its list of 291 candidates for Assembly elections. Eight phased West Bengal Assembly polls will begin from March 27. The counting of votes and declaration of election results will happen on May 02.
As people from the Sikh community around the world celebrate Guru Gobind Singh Ji Prakash Purab with utmost faith and enthusiasm on January 20, the Golden Temple in Amritsar was illuminated on the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh. A large number of devotees offered prayers at Sri Harmandir Sahib Gurdwara, popularly known as Golden Temple, in Amritsar. World is celebrating 355th Prakash Purab of the tenth Sikh Guru.
Devotees offered prayers at Sri Harimandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar on the occasion of 'Prakash Purab' on January 19. The three-day celebrations are also called as Guru Gobind Singh Parkash Utsav. On the occasion, devotees take out 'nagar kirtan' (a religious procession). Guru Gobind Singh was the 10th Sikh guru.
Ahead of 354th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, preparations are underway at Takhat Sri Harimandir ji Patna Sahib also known as Harimandir Sahib in Bihar. The celebration is also called as Guru Gobind Singh Parkash Utsav or Prakash Parv. The auspicious day of Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti will be celebrated on January 20.
On International Women's Day, meet the elite all-women forces of Delhi Police who are trained to swing into action in the event of a terror attack in the national capital. While the SWAT team has their guns, on the other hand, the all-women band of the Delhi police's choice of instrument is the bagpipe. Tough and talented, these women show that one can be all that one wants to be.
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A bus conductor in Tamil Nadu, who has planted over 3 lakh saplings in the last 30 years using his own money, is garnering appreciation on social media. Marimuthu Yoganathan is a bus conductor in the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation. Yoganathan in Coimbatore distributes saplings for free of cost to passengers travelling in his bus. He spends 40% of his salary to take care of these plants. Seeing his dedication, a friend from US donated 3 acres of land to Marimuthu where he works daily after duty. A known eco activist, Yoganathan has been awarded "Eco Warrior" award by Vice-President of India, 'Unsung Hero' award by wildlife film-maker Mike Pandey and film actor John Abraham in "Timberland" function held in Delhi.
As the country welcomes New Year 2021, people in Kochi and Agartala came out to celebrate with their friends and family. With low-key celebrations due to the pandemic, locals in Agartala visited food..