Durga Puja to be organized by Amra at Rangirkhari Silchar

Amra to hold Sharad Utsav (Durga Puja)

Sharad UtsavSILCHAR, October 2: ‘Amra’, an organization formed by some housewives of the town, will organize ‘Sharad Utsav’ on October 5 in the premises of Lakhi Narayan Wedding Hall, located at Rangirkhari of the town. Different competitions on Bengali traditions will be held as part of the festival, besides a beauty contest. The winner of the show will be adjudged with the title ‘Sharad Sanman’. The beauty contest will be held in the evening of the day and the interested candidates are requested to enrol their names. The main motive of the organization is to popularize the Bengali traditions among the younger generations who are reeling under western culture. According to the organizers who include Kalita Ghosh, Mousumi Ghosh, among others, the programme will also dwell on some lost traditions of the Bengali culture. Local cultural groups will also give performances. Outside the hall, there will be the stalls of food, cloth and handicrafts.