GANDHI SMRUTI BHAVAN


The bhavan is consisting of 816 sitting capasity the audience hall as well as
drama stage is completely air-conditioned. All the facilities for the programmes organised by the organisers such as stage affect light sound system etc. are provided by the corporation.

Entertainment tax license and municipal taxes to be paid compulsory by the organisers

(1) A License shall have to be obtained from the seceratory, cultural programm
certification board of gujarat sachivalay, Gandhinagar for the propritory of
the script as per item No. 4 for the entertainment programme, drama, bale,
dance etc.

(2) A license shall have to be obtained under item No 4 from the police
commisioner as well as seceratory,cultural programme certification board of
gujarat for the programmes like ras garba classical music dance etc.

(3) The collector, Surat will have to be informed about the entertainment
tax exemption of such programmes.

(4) A performance certificate for all programmes as well as a licence for
selling tickets will have to be obtsined from the police commissioner

(5) If the programme is organised free of ticket and if it is organised only
on invitation basis, then over and above licenses a exemption certificate from
theatre tax free shall have to be obtained from direct tax officer. If entry
fee is fixed then the amount of entertainment tax shall be deducted from the
deposit already paid.

(6) No programme can be performed in gandhi smruti bhavan without license.


  

LIBRARIES RUN BY SURAT MUNICIPAL CORPORATION


(1) Kavi narmad central library, opposite umra police station, Athwa lines,
SURAT.
Timings : 8.00 to 20.00
Timings for return and acceptance of
books : 8.30 to 12.30 and 15.00 to 19.00
Registration of members : 8.30 to 12.00 and 15.00 to 18.00

(2) Gandhi smruti library, Nanpura, Timaliyawad, SURAT.
Timings : 8.00 to 12.00 and 16.00 to 19.00

(3) Nagindas kazi free library, Ghee kanta, Haripura, SURAT.
Timings : 9.00 to 11.30 and 16.00 to 18.30

(4) Ganpatram A. Travadi free library, ambaji road, pagathiya sheri, SURAT.
Timings : 9.00 to 11.30 and 16.00 to 18.30.

(5) Public library, Chhaparia sheri, Mahidharpura, SURAT.
Timings : 9.00 to 11.30 and 16.00 to 18.30.