CS inaugurates photo exhibition on Bhopal’s heritage


cs14.8Bhopal, August 14, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan): Chief Secretary Mr. Anthony de Sa inaugurated a photo exhibition on Bhopal’s heritage at Bharat Bhavan here today. The exhibition showcases progress journey of Bhopal city. Old photographs dating back to Raja Bhoj to Rani Kamla Pati to Nawabi era, start of rail in Bhopal, Gauhar Mahal, Minto Hall, Sadar Manzil, Taj Mahal, Gol Ghar, old post office building, Ret Ghat etc are on display. The exhibition will remain open for visitors from 11 am to 9 pm on Friday, August 14 also. CS praised the exhibition put up with the coordination of Directorate of Archaeology, State Museum, National Archives, Archaeological Survey of India, and Bhopal Municipal Corporation. He said that apart from Bharat Bhavan galleries, such exhibitions should also be put up on the premises of Bhopal’s historic buildings. Exhibition is an effective medium of taking people in the past and introduce them with past era’s architecture and art. Principal Secretary Culture Mr. Manoj Shrivastava, Principal Secretary Tourism Mrs. Veera Rana and MD of Tourism Development Corporation Mr. Ashwini Lohani were also present.