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1906 heritage bungalow in vaccine depot to be used as senior citizens entertainment club

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By uday

The innovative restoration project that breathed new life into an ancient building constructed in 1906 at the Vaccine Depot Belagavi will now be used as a senior citizens’ entertainment club, earlier it was planned to be used as a guest house for VIPs.

Located on the premises of the Vaccine Depot Tilakwadi, the bungalow built in 1906 has been restored at a cost of a total of Rs. 90 lakhs and was completed without compromising the traditional style.

Belagavi Smart city ltd has now contemplated converting it into a senior citizens’ entertainment club which was envisaged by MLA Abhay Patil in his last election manifesto as well.

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The entertainment club for Senior Citizens will include Music Room (Tabla, Guitar, Violin, Mouth organ, etc), a Library and reading room, Sports room(for Table tennis, Carrom, Chess, and other games) more amenities would be added as per the demand.

MLA Patil had also envisaged a special room cum Lab to check BP, Sugar levels along with a Canteen, Usabari Katta(Sharing talks from here and there), Yoga premises, a hall inspired by Mount Abu for Meditation, and many more things for recreation of the senior citizens.

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