“Manto’s Bombay”

Walk conducted by the Mumbai Research Centre
on Friday, 10th August, 2018, at 11.00 a.m.

(Registration closed )

"Manto's Bombay" a walk with Mr. Rafique Baghdadi
Maximum no. of participants : 30 (on first come first served basis)
Meeting point : B. Merwan & Co., Shop No. 1/ 2,
Merwan Building, Opp. Grant Road Station (East)
Duration of Walk : Approx. 2 hours (11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.)

The walk will explore the cinema houses around Grant Road, weaving through the Kamathipura area and ending at Arab Gulley where Manto lived.
As number of participants is restricted, prior registration by email / phone call is necessary

Fees will be as follows:
Members of ASM - Rs.100/-, Non-Members - Rs.200/-, College Students - Rs.50/-
(Members and Students are requested to carry their identity cards)
The Fees are to be paid on the spot with exact denomination.
Register / Contact: 022 22660956 - Mr. C.G. Mane / Mr. Nitin Patil / Mr. Ronald Deniz / Mr. Denzil Pontes E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
(On the day of the Walk you may contact - Prof.(Ms.) Shehernaz Nalwalla (Mobile No. 9820836376)
- Mr Yogesh Kamdar (VP), Chairman Mumbai Research Centre
- Prof. Vispi Balaporia, Hon. Secretary, Asiatic Society of Mumbai

Download : “Celebrating Manto” (A Walk and Events)

Members of the Society may please note the following correction on page 2 of the Notice of the Two Hundred and Fourteenth (214th) Annual General Body Meeting (AGM) of the Society to be held on Saturday, 25th August, 2018, printed on Inland Letter and mailed to you recently, pertaining to Rule No. 5(c)(i). It should read as under:
- Rule 5(c)(i): A person shall cease to be a member of the Society if he/she ……….. has failed to pay his/her annual subscription for one year.
- Vispi Balaporia, Hon. Secretary


The Two Hundred and Fourteenth (214th) Annual General Meeting of the Society will be held on Saturday, 25th August, 2018, at 3.30 p.m. in the Durbar Hall of the Society.
- Vispi Balaporia, Hon. Secretary


1. To confirm the minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on Saturday, 19th August, 2017
2. To elect vote counters and scrutineers for the elections.
*3. To elect 5 members of the Managing Committee for a period of three years, 2018-2021 and also to fill one post of the Managing Committee which has fallen vacant (as per Rule No. 15) for a period of one year, 2018-2019 (being the residual period of the term 2016-2019).
*4. To elect a Scrutinizing Committee consisting of seven members for the year 2018-2019.
5. To receive and adopt the Annual Report, the Audited Statement of Accounts of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai for the year 2017-2018 and to note the Action Taken Report.
6. To consider the resolutions. Members’ resolutions should be proposed and seconded by at least one member each before they are handed over to the Society's office, the last date for which will be Monday, 16th July, 2018 by 1.00 p.m.
7. Any other business that may be brought forward with the permission of the Chair.

Download : Details Notice AGENDA


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