Gandhi Auditorium, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi is the venue of Conference. Jhansi, the gateway of Bundelkhand is well known as the capital and karmbhumi of Fierry queen, Laxmi Bai. The Jhansi Ki Rani who played pivotal role in the first war of independence in 1857. The city is well connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Bangalore and other major cities of India by rail and road network. The nearest Airports are at Khajuraho, New Delhi, Agra, Lucknow and Bhopal. The places of interest other than the Bundelkhand University in Jhansi are the Jhansi Fort, Rani Mahal, Rani Laxmibai Museum, Orchha Temple, Pitambara Peeth and Khajuraho.
The Historical City "Jhansi"
Jhansi is a historic city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It lies in the region of Bundelkhand on the banks of the Pahuj River, in the extreme south of Uttar Pradesh. Jhansi is the administrative headquarters of Jhansi district and Jhansi division. Called the Gateway to Bundelkhand, Jhansi is situated between the rivers Pahuj and Betwa at an average elevation of 285 metres (935 feet). It is about 415 kilometres (258 mi) from New Delhi and 99 kilometres (62 mi) south of Gwalior. The original walled city grew around its stone fort which crowns a neighbouring rock.The ancient name of the city was Balwantnagar.From 1817 to 1854, Jhansi was the capital of the princely state of Jhansi which was ruled by Maratha rajas.
The state was annexed by the British Governor General in 1854; Damodar Rao's claim to the throne was rejected but Rani Lakshmibai ruled it from June 1857 to June 1858. Jhansi is well connected to all other major towns in Uttar Pradesh by road and railway networks. The National Highways Development Project has supported development of Jhansi. Srinagar to Kanyakumari North-South corridor passes through Jhansi as does the East-West corridor; consequently there has been a sudden rush of infrastructure and real estate development in the city. A greenfield airport development has been planned.On 28 August, 2015 Jhansi was selected among 98 cities for smart city initiative by Government of India.
Places Of Tourist Interest
There are so many historical places near by jhansi where anyone can visit to know the history and enjoy the nature of beauty surrounding Bundelkhand region.