You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Mumbai

Budding talents at Bal Mahotsav

DNMUM266300 | 1/16/2013 | Author : Swati Kalra | WC :182

Young artistes showcased their talent at the Bal Mahotsav 2013, which was held on Sunday at AK Joshi Bedekar School. It was organised by the Prarambh Kala Academy and co-sponsored by Pitambari.
Prarambh Kala Academy has taken this initiative for the first time in the last 10 years. More than 3,000 people from across Mumbai and Thane attended the event. People in the age group of six and 70 took part in a group dance, story telling, mono-acting and magic show.
This was followed by Marathi plays, which were enacted by the children from San Yeti Ghara and Bhitra Rajaputra academy and directed by Arundhati Bhalerao, founder and director of the academy.
“I conduct classes for compering, acting and personality development in AK Joshi Bedekar School. Different workshops are also organised for women at regular intervals. I feel proud to see my students putting up such a great show.”
The chief guest for the evening was MNS leader Sudhakar Chauhan. Also present were managing director of Pitambari, Ravindra Desai, actor Uday Sabnis and the chairman of Gopinath Patil Sahakari Bank, Ranjith Patil.

Copyright restricted. Under license from
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Mumbai

Murder mystery solved: 3 held for killing Nerul bar girl
DNMUM303452 | 4/17/2014 12:00:00 AM | Author : Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan | WC :260

The crime branch has arrested three persons in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old woman last year. The woman's corpse was found in a nullah in Vashi. Interestingly, the body was identified after the accused were traced, instead of it being t
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Good news for parishioners of Vashi Sacred Heart Church
DNMUM303453 | 4/17/2014 12:00:00 AM | Author : Mahalakshmi Subramanian | WC :464

Vashi: Sacred Heart Church in Vashi's sector 9, has been granted permission to use the Sacred Heart School quadrangle permanently.
Church authorities and parishioners moved the Bombay high court on Tuesday in response to a PIL filed by activist S
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Strong patrolling helps cops nab three with arms
DNMUM303454 | 4/17/2014 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :234

Three persons, who were allegedly travelling in the satellite city with unlicensed firearms, have been arrested over the last three days.On Monday afternoon, two persons were held from Digha. Maya More, senior police inspector of Rabale MIDC police s
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

25 sensitive poll centres to be heavily guarded today
DNMUM303455 | 4/17/2014 12:00:00 AM | Author : Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan | WC :359

Panvel: With polls at Maval Lok Sabha constituency on Thursday, the city police claims to have taken all possible steps for maintaining law and order situation at zone (II).
The area, which comes under Navi Mumbai police commissionerate, has been
Add To LightboxCalculate Price