PAST EVENTS

MEMORIAL MEET

Date: 28th September, 2018 

Time: 10: 30 am – 1: 00 pm

Venue: Tamarind Tree, Osmania Hospital

A Memorial Meet was organised at the historic Tamarind Tree within the Osmania Hospital premises to mark the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the Musi Floods of 1908 and to pay homage to the thousands of lives that were lost. The event included government officials,  prominent environmentalists and school students. The chief guest was Shri. Baba Faisi Uddin, Deputy Mayor of GHMC.

HERITAGE WALK

Date: 27th September, 2018 

Time: 10: 30 am – 1: 00 pm

Venue: Government City College to Musi Riverbank

A Heritage Walk was organised on the banks of the Musi River to commemorate the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the Musi Floods of 1908 and to express solidarity with the thousands of lives that were lost during the floods. The event included government officials,  prominent environmentalists and school students. The chief guest was Shri. Prem Singh Rathore, Chairman of the Musi Riverfront Development Corporation

WORLD ENVIRONMENT WEEK

Date: 1st June, 2018 

Time: 10: 00 am – 1: 00 pm

Venue: Indrapriyadarshini Auditorium, Public Gardens

Forum for a Better Hyderabad organised its 18th Annual meet during the same week as World Environment Day to draw attention to the cause of plastic pollution and a range of other environmental issues. The chief guest at the event was Shri. Vinod Kumar, MP of Karimnagar.

CMS VATAVARAN

Date: 19th – 25th January, 2017 

Venue: Ravindra Bharathi, TSPCB, JNTU, Government City College

CMS Vatavaran, in association with Forum for a Better Hyderabad, organised the CMS Vatavaran Musi River International Festival, the travelling film festival touching on pertinent subjects such as water conservation, environmental awareness and biodiversity conservation. The Film Festival included Shaam-e-Musi, a cultural event intended to draw attention to the plight of the Musi, and Musi Riverfront Walk, a heritage walk along the banks of the river led by Mr. M. Vedakumar.