Boat race and music program to mark Gujarat day celebrations


Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad

Boat race, cultural programmes, night marathon, laser show and fireworks are among the major programmes Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has planned for a week long Gujarat day celebrations. The programme will start from April 24 and will be held at the Riverfront and free for public.

Giving details of the programmes Mayor Gautam Shah and Municipal Commissioner Mukesh Kumar said that for the first time a boat race is being held in the city. About 30 boats will participate in the event and the boats will go from Ambedkar bridge to Nehru bridge.

Music lovers will have a treat as their will be sufi music, rock music and hit bollywood music for three days starting Monday. Laser show on development of Gujarat will be aunique feature throughout the week. A night marathon has been planned on April 30. Registration for the marathon has been started and AMC expects 3,000 people to participate in it.

There will be food, fun and shopping festival at the Riverfront with more than 100 stalls, children play area and food joints. For news in Hindi see our Hindi news daily Chaupal Chronicle