Acropolis Mall celebrates International Children’s Day
News Desk, News Nation 360: In an effort to create a world of reverie for children, Acropolis, India’s premium mall has organized today Kidsopolis, a Children’s Day Celebration. Kidsopolis, the mega children’s Day celebration witnessed active participation from children in drawing and fancy dress competitions. A fun-filled magic show and fashion show also have enabled children to enjoy the fun-filled activities to the hilt. The children were engrossed in the fun-filled activities after years of confinement in houses due to covid. Strict social distancing norms and covid protocol adhered to at the carnival. Over 200 children from Kolkata congregated at Acropolis to participate in the carnival. Children from Pathshala, a non-profilt organization working for underprivileged children in and around Kalighat, also participated in the celebration. The celebration invited children ranging from 3 years of age group to 13 years of age group. Actress Sonalee Chaudhuri graced the occasion and presented prizes to the winners of the competition along with Anisha Mohta, founder-director of Binge Baefikar and wife of Saket Mohta, MD,
Merlin Group. K Vijayan GM, Acropolis presented educational stationery to the children of Pathchala on behalf of Acropolis Mall. Arpita Basu, former Bengal 2nd runner up, Asia Universe Iconic Jury, actress, model and motivational speaker, judged the fashion show participated by the kids. Debjani Bhattacharya, choreographer and classical dancer judged the fancy dress competition. The theme of the drawing competition was covid19 and children interpreted their thought on paper. K Vijayan, GM, Acropolis stated that Covid has turned children captive in their houses for the last two years. It has impacted children in manifold ways and impacted their psyche. They have become more glued to the virtual world of mobile games. In today’s world of the digital revolution. Hence It is extremely crucial to develop their listening and reading skills, creative thinking and power of visualization and social skills which is catalyzed by painting and they are very happy to have experienced good participation from children and parents in the second edition of Kidsopolis 2.0. They maintained strict covid protocol and social distancing in the entire event.
Report : Anustup Kundu