Bollywood actress Vidya Balan and Director Mahesh Bhatt recently paid a visit to Naya Raipur – the news capital city of Chhattisgarh. Appreciating the planning and management of Naya Raipur, actress Vidya Balan said that it is going to become the city of New India, while she also announced it as a new beginning. She also planted saplings at Rajdhani Sarovar, and visited of major attractions of the city.
NRDA Chairman N Baijendra Kumar was also present on the occasion with whom Vidya Balan also had a discussion about the development and planning of the city. Kumar said Naya Raipur is being developed with the view to meet the all sort of structural requirement, while it will also meet the needs of a perfect social as well as cultural atmosphere. Mahesh Bhatt also lauded the efforts of NRDA in development of the city as a a great achievement. He was also asked by Baijendra Kumar to join hands for developing of a film-city in Naya Raipur. NRDA Vice Chairman SS Bajaj, Chief Engineer Salil Shrivastav, ADGP Sanjay Sharma and others officials were present on the occasion.