Joint 5th Global Mental Health Summit (GMHS) and 9th National Bioethics Conference (NBC)

Forum for Medical Ethics Society with Banyan Academy of Leadership In Mental Health (BALM),Chennai ;
Centre for Mental Health Law & Policy (CMHLP), Pune and Sangath

Pre-conference events: Between Nov 15 and Dec 31, 2022
Main Conference: Saturdays, December 3 & 10, 2022 (virtual) & December 17, 2022 (Madras School of Social Work No. 32,CASA Major road,Sulaiman Zackria Avenue,Egmore,Chennai-600008,Tamil Nadu.)

Local Transport

Pay-by-meter autorickshaws: The most commonly and easily available mode of transportation from railway stations, bus-stands and the airport is an autorickshaw. Meter charges go up by 25% between 12 midnight and 6 am.

Radio taxis can be contacted through central call centers which assign the customer a taxi if it is available; taxis must be booked at least 20 minutes in advance. All radio taxis have GPS fitted and most are equipped with air-conditioning. Radio taxis charge according to a fixed rate for the distance travelled.

Radio cab agency Phone number Website
Wings Radio Cab 91 (20) 4010 0100
Meru Cabs 91(20) 4422 4422
Easy Ride 91(20) 2740 0800 / (91) 86000 24545
Taxi For Sure 91(20) 6060 1010

App-based taxi services can be contacted through their apps which can be downloaded on the phone. Charges can vary according to the time of day and the demand.

App-based service Download the app from:
Ola Cabs
Meru Cabs

City buses to travel around Pune for dinner and shopping

YASHADA is on the route of Bus Number 105 which leaves every 1 hour 35 minutes on a circular route from Deccan Gymkhana to Medi Point in Aundh and back to Deccan Gymkhana. Make sure you have sufficient change for the ticket if you are traveling by bus.

Deccan Bus Depot is a merging point of two major roads, Jangli Maharaj Road and Fergusson College Road, which is the location of a number of shops as well as restaurants with global and regional cuisine as well as road-side eateries with fast food. The carts near Sambhaji Udyan, a public garden on Jangli Maharaj Road,are famous for Punerichaat, a tangy snack.

City buses to explore Pune

The Pune Municipal Corporation runs Pune Darshan, anair-conditioned bus that takes visitors on a day-long tour of sites of historical and cultural importance in Pune. Bookingscan be done on

For more details on Pune Darshan, please visit: