Mumbai To Get Its Own Culture Street
Exerpt from Hindustan Times
Mumbai, Jan. 21 — If, on a stroll between Flora fountain and Horniman Circle, you happen to step off the curb and into an impromptu concert or a mobile art exhibition, don’t be surprised. The state government is planning to declare the historical area a ‘culture zone’.
Cultural programs, art shows, even band nights will be planned for the evenings at south Mumbai’s business district, and vehicles may be prohibited from entering the roads during designated hours.
“This stretch has a rich heritage and is vibrant. We can hold regular cultural festivals along with musical and dance programs after office hours,” said Mumbai’s city guardian minister Jayant Patil. “Vehicles can be kept out at that time, throwing the space open