By Arunangshu Maitra (TNI Falakata) | TNI Editing Siliguri
Webdesk, TNI Falakata 3rd July, 2017: Today in the occasion of Ulta Rath, Falakata Muktipara Sarbojonin Durgotsab Committee organized the ‘Khunti Puja’ for this year Durga Puja. This is recent tradition for North Bengal puja came from South Bengal. The puja started from 11 am this morning. The chief guest MLA Mr. Anil Adhikary initiated the first Khunti for the Khunti Puja. Almost all the members of the puja committee were present in the occasion. The theme maker and also one of the organizers of the Puja this year Mr. Avijit Roy talked with TNI and said that “We have got the Biswa Bangla Samman for continuous three times. So the expectations from us have increased much. However, we are not going to declare the theme today. It will be gradually unveiled”. From this puja itself, the Durga Puja fervor has been initiated by Muktipara Sarbojonin this year.
Photo: Arunangshu Maitra (TNI)