MOITRI – The First Indo-Bangladesh Friendship Motoring Drive 2020
News Desk, News Nation 360: Moitri –the first-ever Indo-Bangladesh friendship motoring Drive 2020 had taken place amid huge enthusiasm at Calcutta Club for the ceremonial flagging off. The flagging off ceremony was held by the eminent personalities like B. M. Jamal Hossain, Minister, political, (Bangladesh) and HOC, Bangladesh Deputy High Commission – Kolkata, Rachana Banerjee, renowned actress, Simran virk, Secretory General, FIAA, Milon Mukherjee, Chairman, AAEI, Madan Mitra, Chairman AAEI and other personalities. A yellow taxi, befittingly decked up for the occasion with pictures of the stalwarts from both nation, will lead the drive in India. Milon Mukherjee, Chairman of Automobile Association of Eastern India (AAEI). The Rally with 21 cars will proceed to Bangladesh via Benapole border on 1st March 2020
Pic: Krishnendu Kundu
Report: Anustup Kundu
and ends at Siliguri on 7th March 2020, covering about 2000 Km and touching Jessore-Dhaka-Comilla-Chittagong-Coxbazar-
Mymensingh and Rangpur en-route. The formal Flag off will take place in Bongaon on the Morning of 1st March. On 2nd March the entire will pay homage to Bangabandhu
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum in Dhanmondi. The rally falls in tune with
the FIA’s Action for Road Safety measures. FIA has been campaigning worldwide to create safe roads through various road safety measures. The Rally will also highlight that political border between the two Bengals never erase the myth Rice and Fish make a Bengali. The songs and literature are filled with what everyone shares in common. The rally will reach to Bongaon with taking Soil from Rabindranath Tagore’s house and from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s house. The rally will highlight that Divided by Rules but United by Culture.