Articles tagged under: Kankaria

Live: Kankaria Carnival 2018 kicks off at lake front in Ahmedabad

December 25, 2018

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today inaugurated this year's edition of Kankaria Carnival. DeshGujarat Read More

Battery operated vehicles service for visitors in Kankaria lake front

December 24, 2018
Battery operated vehicles service for visitors in Kankaria lake front

Ahmedabad: Soon there will be battery operated vehicles for transportation of visitors within Kankaria lake front in city. The vehicles will operate in lake front area for visitors. Battery operated vehicles will have specific locations from where they can be hired. The lake front area has 2.3 km periphery. Ticket cost effective will be Rs 10 to Rs. 25. The service will kick off tomorrow. AMC will get 59% of ticket revenue while rest of the income will go to private operator. DeshGujarat Read More

Kankariya zoo gets 6 leopards from Lion-Tiger Reserve of Karnataka

August 20, 2018
Kankariya zoo gets 6 leopards from Lion-Tiger Reserve of Karnataka

Ahmedabad: The AMC run Kankariya zoo here has received six new leopards from Tyavarekoppa Lion and Tiger Reserve in Shimoga of Karnataka taking the total number of such big-cats in the zoo to 9. Dy Municipal Commissioner (zoo) Kuldip Arya in a statement said today. Three of the leopards brought from Shimoga as per the the norms laid down by the central zoo authority are male and as many are female. Named Pravin, Pradip and Sandeep (all male) and Kalpana, Tunga and Bansankari (a...Read More

In photos: Cultural dance evening at Kankaria Lake Front

January 23, 2016

Ahmedabad Kankaria lake front is hosting cultural events for last two days for the guests who are here to attend the all India Speakers conference. Dinner just on the bank of reserved lake front venue, and cultural events side-by-side was organized for the guests. Governor of Gujarat and Karnataka, Gujarat Chief Minister, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan were present on Friday evening event. - DeshGujaratRead More

Kankaria Carnival kicks off, two new Jalpari buses added to lake front

December 25, 2015

Ahmedabad Gujarat Chief Minister today dedicated two 'Jalpari' buses that has been bought at a cost of Rs 50 lakh at Kankaria lake front. While inaugurating annual Kankaria Carnival, Chief Minister Anandiben Patel also performed bhumi pujan fr Rs 329.23 crore development works. - DeshGujaratRead More

Kankaria Carnival to have 3D painting show and other attractions

December 19, 2015

Ahmedabad The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation(AMC) has announced Kankaria Carnival 2015 during 25-31 December. Entry during this period will be free at Kankaria lake front. Dayro progarmme 'Dhanya Dhara Gujarat ni' and 'Lok Jivan na moti', 'Vande India' theme based cultural events that include Tamil Nadu's Ganpati stuti(Bharat Natyma), Andhra Pradesh's Kuchipudi, Punjab's Bnangda, Manipur's Talwar dance, Odisha's Sambalpur dance, Rajasthan's Bhavani and Ghumar, Maharashtra's Lavni and G...Read More

Via Youtube: 1080 px HD video featuring Kankaria lake front

July 27, 2015

Ahmedabad Presented here is a 1080 px HD well captured video on Ahmedabad city's foremost tourist attraction Kankaria lake front via Youtube. Read More

“SBI bank logo was inspired by Kankaria lake”

February 19, 2014

Gandhinagar/Ahmedabad, 19 February 2014 Do you know? The logo of India's largest public sector bank, the State Bank of India(SBI) was made in Ahmedabad and inspired by city's Kankaria lake? In his short address at the National Summit on Financial Services in Gandhinagar today, SBI Chief General Manager spoke on this in presence of Chief Minister Narendra Modi. SBI CGM said, "SBI is very closely associated with Gujarat since 1860. In fact SBI's logo came from N...Read More

Kankaria Carnival 2013 – tentative schedule of events

December 25, 2013

Ahmedabad, 25 December 2013 Following is the tentative schedule of events to be held at Kankaria lake front as part of the Kankaria carnival 2013 in Ahmedabad during 26-31 December. Read More