The Sunday Funday event on the Tank Bund organized by HMDA, GHMC, and MA&UD is becoming extremely popular with the city folks. Crowds are swelling to the PV Narasimha Rao marg every Sunday. HMDA is organizing various cultural activities, fun games, and food stalls to make Sunday super special.
The Sunday Funday event happens between 5 PM and 10 PM every Sunday. But the visitors are arriving much early now. In the wake of that, the officials have decided to extend the hours. From coming Sunday, Vehicular traffic on the Tank Bund will be suspended from 3 PM to 10 PM.On the other day (Sunday), Lions Club International's District Governor Vidyasagar Reddy's one-kilometer-long national flag display was held to mark the 75th Independence Day remained as the highlight of the event.
More than 250 people waved the flag and chanted Vande Mataram and Bharat Mata ki Jai slogans.Meanwhile, there is criticism that HMDA, GHMC, and MA&UD are wasting their resources on recreational events like this while ignoring its actual functions. There is also a criticism that such mass gathering events are at risk with the pandemic still around.