Articles tagged under: Shamlaji

Laser Projection Show to begin soon at Shamlaji Mandir; Rehearsal video goes viral

June 14, 2024
Laser Projection Show to begin soon at Shamlaji Mandir; Rehearsal video goes viral

Shamlaji: Devotees visiting the Shamlaji Temple in Aravalli district of North Gujarat will soon witness a laser show at the temple. A laser projection show depicting the history, significance, and religious stories of Shamlaji temple will soon be launched at the temple. The laser projections will be displayed on the temple structure including its Shikhar during the evening hours after sunset. Rehearsals for the laser show have already begun at the temple, and video clips of the rehearsals hav...Read More

Shamlaji likely to be declared as seperate Taluka

August 10, 2023
Shamlaji likely to be declared as seperate Taluka

Shamlaji: The state government is likely to give the status of 'Taluka' to Shamlaji after separating it from Bhiloda taluka in Aravalli district. Aravalli district has 6 talukas at present namely Modasa, Bhiloda, Bayad, Malpur, Meghraj and Dhansura. The number of talukas is likely to increase to 7 after the separation of Shamlaji from Bayad taluka. The local administration has started preparing reports after the revenue department of the state sent a notification to Aravalli Jilla Panchayat ...Read More

PM dedicates 114 km six lane Udaipur – Shamlaji section of National Highway – 48 

May 10, 2023
PM dedicates 114 km six lane Udaipur – Shamlaji section of National Highway – 48 

   The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone, inaugurated and dedicated to the nation projects worth over Rs. 5500 crores in Nathdwara, Rajasthan today. The development projects focus on bolstering infrastructure and connectivity in the region where the railway and road projects will facilitate the movement of goods and services, thereby boosting trade and commerce and improving the socio-economic conditions of the people in the region. Addressing the gatherin...Read More

Slow pace of Himmatnagar – Shamlaji highway works; Locals block road in protest

September 29, 2022

Himmatnagar: The locals of Raygadh village in Himatnagar taluka of Sabarkantha district blocked the highway on 28th September- Wednesday protesting slow pace of progress of ongoing Himatnagar-Shamlaji National Highway No 8 widening work and related pending issues. The locals protested by stopping the vehicle transportation on the road from 8 am to 11 am on Wednesday. They had put stones as barriers on the road. It caused traffic issues on the road. As per the locals and merchants of Raygadh,...Read More

Locals in Shamlaji protest against NHAI over recent flood

August 18, 2022
Locals in Shamlaji protest against NHAI over recent flood

Aravalli: The merchants and locals of Shamlaji gathered at Ahmedabad-Udaipur National Highway No. 8 to protest against the national highway authority alleging that the recent flooding in the town was caused due to no arrangement of water disposal. The construction of six lane Ahmedabad-Udaipur National Highway no. 8 connecting Delhi and Mumbai is ongoing in slow pace. The highway is built by cutting the hills near Shamlaji. The locals alleged that the rainwater flooded the houses and markets...Read More

Land acquisition for Mehsana-Shamlaji for 4-lane National Highway formally begins

June 17, 2022
Land acquisition for Mehsana-Shamlaji for 4-lane National Highway formally begins

Mahesana: The process of land acquisition for a 4-lane National Highway connecting Rampura (cooks) in Mehsana taluka to Shamlaji has formally begun. The private company that has been awarded the contract for the 132 kilometer long highway visited regional offices at Mehsana, Kheralu, and Prantij. In the last two years, land acquisition around Mehsana city for the railway freight corridor, Patan-Prantij National Highway, and the Ahmedabad-Tharad National Highway has left people feeling confus...Read More

Shamlaji Mandir Garbhagriha gets a golden gate

May 14, 2022

Shamlaji: The entrance of the sanctum sanctorum of Shamlaji Temple in Sabarkantha district at Gujarat become Gold plated today, after gold worth Rs. 7 Lakh was donated to the temple by a devotee from Ahmedabad. The stories of Vaman, Kalki, and Narasingha avatars of Lord Vishnu are carved in the glided gate. Built in the 15th Century, Yatradham Shamlaji is very famous among devotees from Gujarat and is considered one of the best Vishny temples in the State. DeshGujarat Shamlaji Mandir...Read More

ACB nabs a forest guard in bribe case in North Gujarat

December 09, 2021
ACB nabs a forest guard in bribe case in North Gujarat

Shamlaji: Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) Gujarat has nabbed a forest guard of a forest check-post in Shamlaji under the Range Forest Officer’s office in Shamlaji in Aravalli district in a bribe case of Rs 300. ACB Aravalli had confidentially received information that the employees and officers at Shamlaji forest check post demand bribes apart from the standard fees from the drivers carrying woods in their vehicles. To verify the information, ACB planned a decoy trap with help of a truck d...Read More

Centre mulling takeover of Shamlaji – Anand State highway

September 22, 2021
Centre mulling takeover of Shamlaji – Anand State highway

Modasa: It is learnt that the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India is in process to take over the state highway-48 between Anand and Shamlaji and convert it into a four-lane National Highway. State-Highway 48 enters into Aravalli district from Rajasthan and passes through Modasa, Dhansura, Bayad talukas before reaching Kheda district. The locals have often demanded a bypass or a flyover bridge on this highway to ease the issue of traffic and accidents. The highway ...Read More

Mysterious explosion near Shamlaji killing two was a granade blast

September 01, 2021
Mysterious explosion near Shamlaji killing two was a granade blast

Shamlaji: Two persons were dead in a blast near Shamlaji in North Gujarat. Primary investigation has now revealed that it was a granade blast. Some recent photographs of a person who died in blast are out now in which he can be seen wearing a hand granade over his belt. Investigation is underway now regarding sourcing of hand granade. A 32-year old Rameshbhai Laljibhai Faneja and his daughter were dead in a blast at their residence in Godhkulla village near Shamlaji in Bhiloda taluka of Arava...Read More