Bhopal, March 19, 2016 (Abdul Ahad Farhan): Home and Jails Minister Mr. Babulal Gaur released Holi special issue of newspaper ‘Vichitra Vinod’ at Professors Colony here today. Lauding late Mr. Vichitra Kumar Sinha, Mr. Gaur reminisced the days when Mr. Sinha used to publish handwritten newspaper in the absence of facilities. Mr. Gaur said that the newspaper is being published for the last 46 years. Senior journalist Mr. Mahesh Shrivastava shared his experiences with late Mr. Sinha.
Retired Additional Director Public Relations Mr. Rohit Meha read out Mr. Mahesh Shrivastava’s poem focusing on late Mr. Sinha’s personality. Former MLA Mr. P.C. Sharma, Mr. Ramesh Sharma ‘Guttu Bhaiyya’, Information Commissioner Mr. Atmadeep, Mr. Lalit Jain, Mr. Ashok Jain Bhabha, Mr. J.P. Dhanopia, senior journalist Mr. Ramesh Tiwari, Rector of Makhanlal Chaturvedi University of Journalism Mr. Lajpat Ahuja, retired Additional Director Public Relations Mr. Ravindra Pandya and large number other distinguished citizens were present on the occasion. Mr. K.K. Saxena presented Holi special issue of year 1978 to Mr. Gaur as a memento in which late Mr. Sinha had written Holi remarks on Mr. Gaur.