Road caves in near Ggms Cybercity

first_imgGurugram: Having already faced the brunt of heavy monsoon showers this season, Tuesday morning rains continued to bring in more miseries for Gurugram commuters. The same old story continued with major roads of the city getting a waterlogged and large number of Gurugram commuters getting stuck in the traffic jam during office hours. Having already received a lot of appreciation for their efforts Gurugram police again not allowing the traffic to stall. Also Read – After eight years, businessman arrested for kidnap & murderWaterlogging in several parts of Gurugram on Tuesday morning following heavy rainfall during the night. Affected areas include Bristol Chowk, Rezangla Chowk, MDI Chowk, and the stretch between Iffco Chowk and MG road metro stations. Having already faced a lot of embarrassment in terms of road caving in there was more in store for the commuters as the road near Cybercity caved in. Ironically there are more than 150 multinational companies that have their headquarters in the area. The cave-in of the road at the Cybercity follows just days after roads at IFFCO chowk underpass, MG road and Basai road also broke because of the poor structure of road getting exposed due to rains. In Basai the depth of the hole was more than 15 feet and is still in the process of getting rectified. Also Read – Two brothers held for snatchingsFew hours of rains and Gurugram roads turn into a river. During this, it is advisable to not travel by cars but by boats. What is even more shameful is that the recently revamped roads where hundreds of crores have been spent also get waterlogged,” said Mayank Bharadwaj. If the rains in many citizens expressing their anger against district planners what saved the day for the district administration was the proactiveness of Gurugram traffic police. Not only did the police department made sure that the citizens of the situation of traffic digitally but more than 1000 professionals were on the ground managing the traffic. They, in turn, made sure e that the traffic moved slowly and did not get stalled.last_img read more

Gaurav Gupta unveils his first flagship store in Kolkata

first_imgCouturier Gaurav Gupta unveiled his brand’s debut couture store in Kolkata along with Aditya Poddar, Chairman, Wellside Group, and Monika Poddar, at the 109 year old restored heritage destination, Galleria 1910.The store will house designer’s progressive bridal couture, women’s haute couture along with GG Man for weddings and occasion wear. Marking 15 years of merging the indigenous Indian construction and embellishing techniques with his idea of the future, Gaurav has continuously delivered and sustained a world that is Indian at its core and boundless in its form. The new store is the experiential retail space in the city unraveling the couturier’s dreamscape, with an added focus on haute couture and customisation. Also Read – An income drop can harm brain”Our flagship stores aim with a mix of couture, glamour, aspiration, warmth and welcome,” the deigner said. “A lot of my work finds its foundation in surrealism and magic realism. Through my design, its about creating a new culture, a new thinking whether its through our couture forms, techniques and shape.” Gaurav also feels modern Indian consumer in Kolkata will embrace his surrealism and magic. “I am excited to finally be here extending my brand to this rich milieu of culturally rooted yet futuristic audience,” he added. “The whole idea of heritage destination was to conserve and restore it, where we can showcase the wonderful legacy of Lady Ranu Mukherjee,” said Aditya Poddar, Chairman, Wellside Group. “I am elated that Gaurav presented his latest couture collection ‘Undercurrent’, which adds a renewed, avant-garde lens to define sculpting as a science of new couture,” he added.last_img read more