Kolkata, 26th September 2022: The Inauguration ceremony of Newtown Sharbojanin Durgotsab was held in presence of Janab Firhad Hakim – MIC, Guest-in-Chief Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar – MP, Sujit Bose – MIC Chief Guest. And Debashish Sen Chairman – NKDA, Tapash Chatterjee – MLA Rajarhat Newtown Constituency, Krishna Chakraborty – Mayor Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation were accompanied as Guest of Honour.
Today at City Square Ground in the New Town Action Area I of Kolkata, 10 women from all over Bengal were felicitated as Mohishashur Mordini. The festival of Durga Puja celebrates the Goddess Durga’s victory over the demon tyrant Mahishasura.Hindu’s and more specifically Bengali’s celebrate the Mother Goddess and the glory of the warrior Goddess Durga over the evil Mahisasura during the Durga Puja. The event symbolizes the universe’s “Shakti,” or female power. Hence the theme of this year’s Durga Puja at Newtown Sharbojanin Durgotsab is Narishaktir Jagaran (Awakening of Women Power).
Special Guests : Gaurav Sharma, Commissioner of Police, Bidhannagar | Chandrashekhar Ghosh Founder, Bandhan Bank | Justice Ashim Banerjee | Harshavardhan Neotia, Chairman, Ambuja Neotia Group | Shuvaprasanna, Painter | Satyam Roychowdhury, Co-founder & MD, Techno India Group । Bishop Sarkar, DCP, Newtown | Arup Raha, Air Chief Marshal | Md Nazimuddin, Writer | Gopal Chandra Ghosh, Jt.MD, HIDCO | Animesh Bhattacharya, CEO, NKDA | Meghna Pal Choudhury, CEO, Smart City | Debashis Roy, Engineer in Chief, HIDCO | Sumon Neogy, Chief Engineer, HIDCO | Bishwajit Panda, SDO, Bidhannagar | Shreya Sarkar, ACP, BNP | Sambiti Chakraborty, ACP, BNP | Subodh Sarkar, Chairman, Paschim Banga Kabita Academy | Col. Indrajit Roy, GM, NTBC | Anup Kumar Motilal , Curator, Rabindra Tirtha & Nazrul Tirtha | Prasanta Maji, Administrator, Swapnobhor | Lakshmi Kanta Kar, MD GLS Realty Pvt Ltd | Rajarshi Dutta, CEO, Keokarpin | Pincle Nandi, Siddha Group | Biplab Roy, SSK Developer | Samar Nag, MD, Bengal Shelter Housing Development Ltd. | Ram Prakash Singh, Director, SAI Corp Science Pvt Ltd. | Shivam Asthana, President, Ruchi Realty | Ajit Jose, General Manager, IBIS Hotel | Ranadeep, CEO, StarManch | Subhra Chandra, Director PC Chandra Group | Samir Mitra, former DIG, BSF | Pallab Pal, DICO | Sanat Das IC, Newtown PS | Sushim Ganguly IC, Ecopark PS | Anindya De, IC, Technocity PS | Mr. Sanjib Gupta, Nestle | Anjani Mishra, Regional Manager East – Xiaomi India.