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Sachin Tendulkar urges Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari to take action against fake helmet manufacturers

Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkarhas sought action against manufacturers of low-quality helmets, continuing his campaign for safe two-wheeler riding. In a letter to transport minister Nitin Gadkari, Tendulkar said given the high rate of accidents involving two-wheeler drivers, it is important that safety equipment for ... More

Sachin Tendulkar bats for unified local railway network

Cricketer and RajyaSabha member Sachin Tendulkarhas batted for a single zone comprising suburban networks of Central Railway and Western Railway for better management of services, which carry almost 75 lakh commuters daily. In a letter to Union railway minister Piyush Goyal, Tendulkar said, "I am sure you will support this idea beyond the ... More

Sachin Tendulkar sanctions Rs 2 crore from MP fund for Mumbai foot overbridge work

Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned Rs 2 crore from his Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) fund for revamp of rail foot overbridges in Mumbai here in the backdrop of the Elphinstone Road station stampede. On September 29, 23 people were killed in the rush-hour stampede on a narrow ... More

MP Sachin Tendulkar contributes for Police Training School project

Legendary cricketer and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar has disbursed Rs 15 lakh from his allocated Members of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) fund for a 'Water Supply Project' at the Police Training Centre in Sangli district of Maharashtra. The news was confirmed by Sanjay Barkund, who is the head of Turchi Police Training ... More

Sachin Tendulkar adopts another village for transformation

After transforming the lives of villagers in Puttamraju Kandriga in Andhra Pradesh Indian cricket icon and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin  Tendulkar set to adopt Donja in Osmanabad (Maharashtra) under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna. Tendulkar has sanctioned over Rs 4 crore from his MPLAD fund for development of Donja. The amount will be spent on ... More

Batting for development: MP Sachin Tendulkar is God for these villagers in Andhra Pradesh

On Wednesday morning, Puttamarajuvari Kandriga, or PR Kandriga, a small village in Andhra Pradesh, was busy making preparations ahead of their God's visit. The 400-odd people of this village may not have seen the God of cricket bat on field, but off field Sachin Tendulkar became their God or 'devadu' after he adopted the village and ... More