Saturday, 23 November 2019

Creativity Gets A New Expression At VR Punjab Women Wednesdays Jewellery Workshop

By Tricitynews
Chandigarh 23rd November:- Rekindling women’s love for jewellery by giving a new expression to their creative spirit, VR Punjab, the region’s largest and most preferred shopping destination, conducted a ‘Make Your Own Jewellery’ Workshop as part of its Women’s Wednesdays activity.
With artificial jewellery in vogue for its trendy appeal and hugely popular among women as a style statement for everyday wear, the ‘Make Your Jewellery’ Workshop was  a hit as more than 100 women participated in it.
Conducted at the Social Hub in the shopping centre by expert instructors from fashion jewellery and fashion accessories brand Ayesha, the ‘Make Your Jewellery’ Workshop proved to be quite useful for the participants, who were taught how to use their imagination to design attractive costume jewellery items like necklaces, charm bracelets and earrings.
During the two-hour workshop, Ayesha experts gave many creative tips to the participants relating to the right choice of colours and simple yet elegant designs. The participating women were absolutely amazed to learn how simple items like beads, hooks, threads and wires can be combined to come up with so many exciting and attractive customized jewellery items. The enthusiasm of the participants and their creativity was at its peak as they not only came up with some intelligent queries, but also crafted some decorative jewellery masterpieces on their own.
As a fun and learn platform created by VR Punjab to engage women, the Women’s Wednesday’s activities at the mall have been receiving an overwhelming response.

AbhiBus to Cater to India’s Eastern Corridor with Bihar State RTC

By Tricitynews
Chandigarh 23rd November:-, India’s fastest growing online marketplace for bus ticketing continued to expand its service offerings with the Bihar State Road Corporation collaboration. Effectively customers now have reliable, convenient, anytime & anywhere access to seek information or book their tickets on BSRTC routes both within Bihar as well those routes that connect Bihar & UP to Delhi NCR region.  The UP+ Bihar route is estimated to cover 300 million commuters every year.
BSRTC and AbhiBus have signed an agreement to roll out the ticketing services to its customers across 108 plus routes that include the most frequented business, work, tourism, pilgrimage and academic destinations. The routes will cover, Delhi, Agra, Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Ghaziabad, Bodh Gaya, Aurangabad (Bihar), Varanasi, Nawada, Bihar Shariff, Purnia amongst other destinations. Customers can book Sleeper/Non-sleeper, Ac/NonAC, buses as per their requirement.
Commenting on the tie-up, Rohit Sharma, Chief Operating Office at AbhiBus said that AbhiBus has made significant investments in technology and processes to ensure reliable delivery of online bus services. Millions of customers continue to repose a very high degree of confidence on the AbhiBus platform for their bus ticketing. Primarily because of the reliability it offers by way of transparency in information and pricing, ease and convenience of booking, expanse of routes and most importantly access to a large customer support team that is available when required to make their travel experience smooth and hassle free. He added that while our tie-up with BSRTC gives us strategic access to these routes, customers using these routes for first time get to access the myriad benefits of choosing AbhiBus and can take advantage of the experience we provide.
Further enhancing their travel experience, AbhiBus has tie-ups with wallet partners like Amazon Pay, OLA, Paypal to provide customers with the most cost-effective ticketing options. During the offer periods most times customer end up paying only 50-90% of the original ticket cost. AbhiBus customers for these routes will now be introduced to these offer based advantages also for the first time.
AbhiBus continuously focuses on innovation and enhancing customer experience at the same time keeps a very tight vigil on its profitability resulting in not only providing the most reliable services to its customers but at the same time achieving the distinction of being one of the very few companies in e-commerce space that are making profits.
The company is on track to clock Rs. 700 crore GMV this year with a Net Revenue of Rs. 75 crore and a profit of Rs. 10 crores for year ending March 2020. AbhiBus has crossed the milestone of 6 million downloads and has over 4 million active users per month.
Currently with its tie-ups across various state transport corporations including BSRTC, AbhiBus offers its customers access to more than 100,000 routes and has consistently clocked 1 million transactions over the last five months enjoying a significantly high repeat ratio of 70%.

मोती राम स्कूल के रक्तदान शिविर में 272 यूनिट रक्त एकत्र हुआ

By Tricitynews
Chandigarh 23rd November:- मोती राम आर्य सी. से. सीनियर सेकेंडरी मॉडल स्कूल, से.-27, चण्डीगढ़ द्वारा आज स्कूल के संस्थापक स्व. हरदयाल महाजन की 23 वीं पुण्यतिथि के अवसर पर सालाना रक्तदान शिविर पीजीआई ब्लड ट्रांसफ्यूज़न सोसायटी, लायंस क्लब एचडीएफसी बैंक सेंट्रल के सहयोग से लगाया गया
जिसमें 272 यूनिट रक्त एकत्र हुआ। इस शिविर का शुभारंभ एएसपी नेहा यादव, चण्डीगढ़ एनसीसी गर्ल्स बटालियन के सीओ कर्नल वीके शिरोन स्कूल की चीफ पैटर्न शकुंतला महाजन ने किया। शिविर में बड़ी संख्या में एनसीसी कैडेट्स, स्कूल के विद्यार्थियों उनके अभिभावकों के साथ-साथ स्कूल टीचर्स एवं स्टाफ आदि ने भी रक्तदान किया।
इस अवसर पर स्कूल की डायरेक्टर रचना महाजन, ट्रस्टी एवं प्रबंधक उमा भनोट, सलाहकार सरोज सावंत प्रिंसिपल डॉ. सीमा बीजी आदि भी मौजूद रहे।
इस मौके पर निशुल्क स्वास्थ्य चिकित्सा जांच शिविर भी लगाया गया।

Shuttlers Tanveer and Kalpana Make India Proud

By Tricitynews
Chandigarh 23rd November:- Indian badminton team players made India proud in the first Special Olympics Asia Pacific Unified Badminton Championship held from 12-16th Nov. 2019 at Bangkok, Thailand. Tanveer and Sanyam as unified boys team won gold medal in the category 16-21 years male D-2 group and Kalpana and Arpita as unified girls team won silver medal in mixed female D-1 group.
Tanveer and Kalpana are intellectually disabled students of Govt Rehabilitation Institute for Intellectual Disabilities (GRIID), sector 31, Chandigarh. Prof B S Chavan, Director of GRIID, Prof Priti Arun, Joint Director of GRIID and Dr Vani Ratnam, Principal of GRIID congratulated the students and their sports coach, Ms Sheetal Negi. Parents expressed their happiness and assured for any support required in future as well.
The team expressed its gratitude towards actor Sonu Sood for sponsoring the team for the championship.Victor R Vaz, National Sports Director, Special Olympics Bharat and Mrs.Neelu Sarin, Area Director , Chandigarh Chapter -Special Olympics also congratulated the players and wish them luck for future success.