Knocksense: A local content and recommendations platform

The Indian version of La Tomatina Festival is happening HERE in Delhi tomorrow

The city is hosting a unique Holi bash and it's gonna be just like the one from the movie- we've got all the deets covered for y'all.

If you have watched Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, then we're sure you vividly remember Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar and Abhay Deol throwing tomatoes at each other in their hit song 'Ik Junoon', from the movie. They had taken a trip to Spain and attended the La Tomatina festival, which had us all wishing to be a part of all the fun and frolic.

So ever since, if you too, have been waiting for a chance to indulge in this celebration without having to buy the super expensive plane tickets to Espana, then you might as well attend this epic Holi party in Delhi. The city is hosting a unique Holi bash and it's gonna be just like the one from the movie- we've got all the deets covered for y'all.

What's Happening?


On the 8th of March, come over to the Adventure Island to attend the Holi Tomato Festival being organized by Allora Records. The fest will commence 11 AM onwards and it's gonna be like a dreamy sequence, straight out of ZNMD!

With a plethora of activities to keep you on your toes, this tomato festival will be like no other. You'll get a taste of the real essence of Spain's La Tomatina Festival here, by indulging in the act of hurling tomatoes at one another wrapped in tons of fun and pranks. This session will be followed by a romantic rain dance to wash off the tomato juice (at least a try) while live performances by prominent celebrities like Yuvraaj Hans, Gaurav Kumar and DJ Akshaat, will keep your senses company. For your growling tummies, they'll even have a spread of delicious munchies and honestly, we couldn't have asked for more!

Knock Knock

So before the actual Holi kicks in, this tomato festival is gonna amp up our moods and we can't even imagine being here without buddies by our side! Get your bookings done ASAP because the slots are speedily getting reserved by the party freaks of the town and we're sure, you'd not want to skip out on this fun-filled experience.

Location: Adventure Island, Delhi

Date & Timings: 8th of March, 11 AM onwards

Book your tickets here!

NCC pays tribute to the bravehearts of 1971 Indo-Pak War at Lucknow University!

On Monday, the NCC Group headquarters at Lucknow organised a felicitation ceremony for the war widows of the 1971 battle.

Notching up the celebrations of the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, the National Cadet Corps (NCC) is conducting ‘Azadi ki Vijay Shrankhla aur Sanskritiyon ka Mahasangam’ to honour the brave-hearts of the 1971 Indo-Pak war. On Monday, the NCC group headquarters at Lucknow organised a felicitation ceremony for the war widows of the historic battle at Malviya Hall of Lucknow University. Notably, this mega tribute launched by the NCC on November 28 spans over 75 locations across India and will conclude by December 10.

Keep reading... Show less

Mumbai local trains to shuttle faster with new modifications in tow!

The punctuality of local trains has nearly improved to 100% with the removal of permanent speed restrictions.

Mumbai's lifeline commute, the locals are set to race at a new speed with the removal of the permanent speed restrictions (PCR). Reportedly, the Western Railway has successfully removed various operation constraints on Mumbai suburban section to enhance the mobility and safety of the services. The railways claim that this move has improved the punctuality of trains from 95% in 2019-20 to 99.3% in 2021-22.

Keep reading... Show less

SGPGI in Lucknow to get a helipad; Air-ambulance service to begin soon!

As per the officials of Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute, this facility is aimed to boost organ transplant across Uttar Pradesh.

Augmenting the existing medical infrastructure in Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow's Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute (SGPGI) is all set to start air ambulance services soon. As per the official report, the administration has given a go ahead for this new facility and the construction of helipad is about to begin by 2022 January. Notably, the PGI administration has already filed a detailed project report for this upcoming facility.

Keep reading... Show less

Eternal Hospital in Jaipur performs more than 3000 TAVI/TAVR procedures!

Notably, this path-breaking procedure was performed for the first time in Rajasthan in 2016, at Eternal Hospital.

Adding yet another feather to its cap, Eternal Hospital (EHCC) in Jaipur has managed to perform the highest number of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation(TAVI) and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedures in Rajasthan. As per the officials, the hospital has performed this ground-breaking procedure more than 3200 times as of now. Notably, EHCC was also the first hospital in Rajasthan to perform this rare medical feat in the year 2016.

Keep reading... Show less

Goa issues fresh guidelines for travellers in wake of Omicron rise

The new guidelines cover both Domestic and International passengers.

The Goa government has laid down new rules for domestic and international travellers. The tightened security is a result of the rise in cases of the Omicron variant of Covid-19, across the country. Previously, the government had issues guidelines that specifically applied to international passengers from the 12 'high-risk' countries.

Keep reading... Show less

Traffic to remain affected for 3 days in Lucknow on account of 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh' Event

Here's a list of route diversions in Lucknow due to the upcoming 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh Event'

Lucknow's traffic management system has been altered on account of the 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh Event', commemorating the golden Jubilee (50-years) of India's stellar victory during the 1971 Bangladeshi Liberation War. Set to be held at Vidhan Sabha on Thursday, this mega celebration will result in intense roadblocks in the heart of the city. As such, the Lucknow administration has devised two action plans, namely A and B, to avert any traffic inconvenience and regulate vehicular movements with ease. Check all route diversions here:

Keep reading... Show less

Omicron in Rajasthan: 9 people in Jaipur test positive for the new COVID variant!

With 9 cases in Jaipur, Omicron variant of COVID enters Rajasthan!

On Sunday, nine people in Jaipur tested positive for the Omicron variant of COVID19. As per the reports, these residents of the Adarsh Nagar were found positive for the new strain of the novel coronavirus during the genome sequencing of the samples at the Sawai Man Singh Hospital. With these additions in Rajasthan, the cumulative count of this 'variant of concern' in India has reached 21 now.

Keep reading... Show less

Most Read