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GTF to commence on Jan 5

THE GWALIOR Trade Fair (GTF) is all prepared to commence from January 5. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is scheduled to inaugurate the fair between January 5 and 7.

india Updated: Dec 31, 2005 20:16 IST

THE GWALIOR Trade Fair (GTF) is all prepared to commence from January 5. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is scheduled to inaugurate the fair between January 5 and 7.

Trade Fair Authority chairman Anurag Bansal told reporters today in Gwalior that efforts are underway to provide whole lot of entertainment to visitors during forthcoming mela this year without being unreasonable on tax front.

Meanwhile, the Authority will meet the increased 7 per cent demand of electricity from its own resources. Among the facilities detailed in addition to existing included complaint drop box, round-the-clock medical help, and toddlers' entertainment trolley etc.

Widening and bituminisation of Race Course Road and other approach roads is also being done. Considering the interest of visitors, shopkeepers and vendors, the Authority has decided to reduce vendors, bicycle stand and scooter stand charges.

Bansal said ambitious plan comprising new sectors such as jewellery, career zone for academic counselling, food zone and footwear zone etc will be implemented from next year.

He assured to get to the bottom of 'irregularities' allegedly committed by the previous regime in construction and initiate action against them. Vice Chairman Ved Prakash Shivhare, Dr Harimohan Purohit, Paras Jain, Kalyan Singh Yadav, Ashanand Ahuja and other directors were present on the occasion.

First Published: Dec 31, 2005 20:16 IST