Rakhibandhan Utsab
Rakhibandhan Utsab was organized on the 7th August, 2017 across the nation. As desired by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of West Bengal, the day was observed in our state as SANSKRITI DIBAS in order to strengthen communal harmony amongst all the people of West Bengal irrespective of race, religion, caste, creed and language. Rakhibandhan Utsab, 2017 was organized as a part of Sanskriti Dibas in all 341 Blocks, 117 Municipalities, 6 Municipal Corporations of our state and 144 Wards under Kolkata Municipal Corporation along with all District Headquarters . The state level programme was held at the location adjacent to Metro Channel, Esplanade, Kolkata. The programme was presided over by Sri Aroop Biswas,Hon’ble Minister in Charge,Dept. of Youth Services & Sports and Sri Laxmi Ratan Shukla,Hon’ble Minister of State,Dept. of Youth Services & Sports graced the chair of Vice-President.The programme was very much successful as it was attended by the representatives of different religious community, students of various schools & colleges, renowned singer and other dignitaries.