|Gulabi Nagar Vichar Manch, Jaipur|
Gulabi Nagar Vichar Manch is a citizen's forum in Jaipur. The word Gulabi Nagar means the Pink city an acronym to Jaipur. Late Girdharilal Bhrgava, MP, Jaipur and Dr. Ujala Arora, Minister in Rajasthan has founded this forum in June 26, 1983. They have established this forum to encourage freedom of speech for Jaipur citizens.
The forum has been organizing weekly seminars (All Sundays) on various useful and timely topics since last 32 years. Gulabi Nagar Vichar Manch have already organized discussions on more than sixteen hundred topics. No other known forum has been organizing discussions for such a long time continuously.
Normally, the main speaker speaks on a specified topic and audience present ask questions, provide suggestions and launch complaints and grievances if any. This is an open forum and every body has freedom of speech (Limited to specified topic).
Te chief speaker replies on the queries of the audience. Discussions end with Presidential address. This is non-political forum despite its founders being noted politicians. Entry is open for all Jaipurites and no entry fee is charged.
Kalicharan Sarraf, education minister of Rajasthan has been appointed as convener ofthe forum recently. The post was vacant for long time after sad dismissal of Girdharilal Bhargava, MP. Pradip Singh Chouhan, Advocate and Jyoti Kothari, Gems and Jewelry dealer has been continuing as additional conveners. Tejkaran Parashar is looking after PRO.
Present venue of meetings is Scout and Guide campus at Ramniwas Bagh, Jaipur and timing is between 11 AM and 01 PM. Our next discussion will be held on October 12, 2014 on Clean India campaign. Children working as brand ambassadors for clean India will be awarded after discussion. We are thankful to Subhash Bothra of Bothra Foundation for their kind conxent to sponsor the program.
All are cordially invited.
(Vardhaman Gems, Jaipur represents Centuries Old Tradition of Excellence in Gems and Jewelry)