Third Edition of Utkarshini Sanman Unveiled at Shobhabazar Natmondir


Pic : Anustup Kundu

Report : Anustup Kundu

News Desk, News Nation 360 : The third edition of Utkarshini Sanman, an initiative by Cabinet Minister for the Department of Women and Child Development and Social Welfare of the Government of West Bengal Dr Shashi Panja, was announced in the presence of her daughter and social activist and of the organisers of Utkarshini  Sanman,  Pooja Panja, at Shobha Bazar Nat Mandir. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Shashi Panja, initiator of Utkarshini Sanman, said that Durga Puja is the biggest festival. In her constituency, alone there are plenty of Durga Pujas who have also extended their support to people after the cyclone Yash this year. The main aim of the initiative is to motivate and encourage the small and medium budget Puja committees of the city who manage to spread a message to the society through their pandals. Utkarshini Sanman is a small reward to appreciate their hard work towards this social event during the biggest festival of Bengali Durga Puja, especially during covid times. There are 13 categories this year namely Udhbodni Chomok, Shera Chalochitra, Shera Maayer Shaaj, Shrijan Sil Priyo Bhabna, Shera Protima, Viewers' Choice, Shera Aboha Sangeet, Shera Paribesh Bandobh Pujo, Shera Alonkar, Sherar Shera, Nari Shakti, Hriday Sporsh Pujo, Prothom Cheshta (Shera Chomok), Protya Barton, Mondop Shoman, Puro Hit Purohit, Shera Mohila Porichalito Pujo, Dhonochi Naach, Haath Baraleye Bondhu, Shera Alok Shaja, Shera Drishayan, Shishu Shilpi (Sankha Kaaser), Shera Protima Shilpi.