Maharashtra drought News
Salman Khan to donate 2,500 water tanks to drought affected villages in Maharashtra
Sallu found out that one of the main reasons for drought in the state is the lack of storage facilities and he immediately ordered his Being Human Foundation to dispatch Sintex water tanks to the villages
Salman Khan has taken charity to the next level. His Being Human Foundation, that has till now been responsible for helping underprivileged people with education and healthcare, will now be helping people in Click here to read more
Why is the touring talkie in Maharasthra dying?
The concept of the watching movies in a tent no longer appeals to audiences in the drought-ridden state’s villages…they prefer cable TV or DVDs at home!
Marathi film Touring Talkies (directed by Gajendra Ahire) has been in the news lately, and it brings back into focus the business of travelling theatres. Still running in rural India in spite of the penetration of cable TV, DVDs and the Internet – in some places – the concept of watching films in a mobile theatre is dying a slow death every day. Click here to read more