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Bernhard, DL2GAC will be active from India 28 November 2017 - 24 January 2018 as VU2BMS.
He is working on HF bands using K3 transceiver and G5RV antenna.
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Delhi City:

Delhi has been ceaselessly possessed subsequent to the sixth century BC. It has been caught, scoured and remade a few times, especially amid the medieval period, and cutting edge Delhi is a group of various urban areas spread over the metropolitan district.


Delhi is spotted at 28.61°N 77.23°E, and lies in Northern India. It outskirts the Indian conditions of Haryana on the north, west and south and Uttar Pradesh (UP) to the east; Amid the British Raj, Delhi was a piece of the area of Punjab is still generally and socially associated with the Punjab district. Two noticeable peculiarities of the topography of Delhi are the Yamuna surge fields and the Delhi edge. The Yamuna waterway was the chronicled limit in the middle of Punjab and UP, and its surge fields give prolific alluvial soil suitable to horticulture however are inclined to repetitive surges. The Yamuna, a consecrated stream in Hinduism, is the main real waterway moving through Delhi. The Hindon River divides Ghaziabad from the eastern piece of Delhi. The Delhi edge starts from the Ravalli Range in the south and encloses the west, north-east and north-west parts of the city. It achieves a tallness of 318 m (1,043 ft) and is a predominant gimmick of the region. Delhi is incorporated in India's seismic zone-IV, demonstrating its weakness to significant quakes; however tremors have not been regular in late history.

Air contamination

Delhi is the most contaminated city on the planet and as per one evaluation; air contamination causes the demise of around 10,500 individuals in Delhi consistently. Amid 2013-14, top levels of fine particulate matter (PM) in Delhi expanded by around 44%, basically because of high vehicular and modern discharges, development work and product copying in connecting states. Delhi has the most abnormal amount of the airborne particulate matter, PM2.5 considered most hurtful to wellbeing, with 153 micrograms. Climbing air contamination level has essentially expanded lung-related infirmities (particularly asthma and lung growth) among Delhi's kids and ladies. The thick exhaust cloud in Delhi amid winter season brings about real air and rail activity disturbances consistently. As per Indian meteorologists, the normal greatest temperature in Delhi amid winters has declined outstandingly since 1998 because of climbing air contamination. Delhi's way of life has been impacted by its extensive history and noteworthy relationship as the capital of India. This is exemplified by numerous critical landmarks in the city. Delhi is additionally distinguished as the area of Indraprastha, the antiquated capital of the Pandavas. The Archeological Survey of India perceives 1200 legacy structures and 175 landmarks as national legacy locales. In the Old City, the Mughals and the Turkic rulers developed a few structurally huge structures, for example, the Jamia Masjid; India's biggest mosque and it is liked by the public. So, people can visit historical places of Delhi and they can make them delighted by the knowledge of historical and chronological places. This scenario is pleasurable for the public because this is reason to remove complexities from social way of life.

Mumbai City:


Mumbai is India's biggest city (by populace) and is the monetary and business capital of the nation as it produces 6.16% of the aggregate GDP. It serves as a financial center of India, contributing 10% of industrial facility vocation, 25% of mechanical yield, 33% of wage duty accumulations, 60% of traditions obligation accumulations, 20% of focal extract charge accumulations, 40% of India's remote exchange and 4000 crore (US$630 million) in corporate taxes.[143] Along with whatever remains of India, Mumbai has seen a monetary blast subsequent to the liberalization of 1991, the account blast in the mid-nineties and the IT, fare, administrations and outsourcing blast in 2000s. In spite of the fact that Mumbai had unmistakably figured as the center of monetary movement of India in the 1990s, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region is in a matter of seconds seeing a diminishment in its commitment to India's GDP.

City Administration

Mumbai, stretching out from Colaba to Mulund in the south and to Dahisar in the north, and in the east to Mankhurd, is proscribed by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), once known as the Bombay Municipal Corporation (BMC). The MCGM is responsible for the urban and base needs of the city. The Mayor is typically picked through roundabout race by the councilors from among themselves for a term of two and half years. The Municipal Commissioner is the CEO and leader of the official arm of the Municipal Corporation. All official forces are vested in the Municipal Commissioner who is an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer selected by the state government. Despite the fact that the Municipal Corporation is the administrative body that sets down arrangements for the administration of the city, it is the Commissioner who is in charge of the execution of the approaches. The Commissioner is selected for a settled term as characterized by state statute. The forces of the Commissioner are those given by statute and those assigned by the Corporation or the Standing Committee.

Legislative issues

The 1960s saw the ascent of regionalist legislative issues in Bombay, with the development of the Shiva Sena on 19 June 1966, out of an inclination of hatred about the relative underestimation of the local Marathi individuals in Bombay. Shiva Sena changed from 'Marathi Cause' to bigger 'Hindustan Cause' in 1985 and held hands with Bhatia Ajanta Party (BJP) in same year. The Congress had commanded the legislative issues of Bombay from autonomy until the mid 1980s, when the Shiva Sena won the 1985 Bombay metropolitan company races. In 1989, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a noteworthy national political gathering, fashioned an electing collusion with the Shiva Sena to unstick the Congress in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly decisions. In 1999, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) divided from the Congress, yet later unified with the Congress, to structure a joint endeavor known as the Democratic Front. Currently, different gatherings, for example, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), Samajwadi Party (SP), Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), and a few autonomous applicants additionally challenge decisions in the city.

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