Kolkata Durga Puja Online - WBRi / IIDR Audio Visual Sarood Samman

Kolkata Durga Puja Online Coverage WBRi / IIDR

CALCUTTA, Oct 10, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) In a unique and exclusive partnership with the Institute of Integrated Development And Research (IIDR),Washington Bangla Radio USA brings Kolkata Durga Puja to all NRIs and Non-Resident Bengalis across the world in the form of audio-visual multimedia coverage of the IIDR Sarod Samman 2010.

The Sarad Samman event is organised with a view to acknowledge the creative zeal, social committment and efforts of Durga Puja Committees of Kolkata and Suburbs.

The unique contest is held among several Puja Committees during Durga Puja and finally awards are given to top four winners. There are no Entry Fees or any other charges for participation. A group of judges will select wining Puja committees based on a number of parameters, including but not limited to:

  • creativity
  • maintaining noise pollution norms
  • using traditional art forms
  • security aspects for the Pandal visitors.

Prizes and Certificates are awarded to the wining Puja committees.

The IIDR is a Non-profit Community Development Organization duly registered under Government of India Trusteeship Act.

The chief organizer for IIDR Sarood Samman 2010 is Indrajit Ghosh Dastidar. Subhomoy Mukherjee of Washington Bangla Radio is the chief reporter in Kolkata for this exclusive coverage.

This section (link) will be continually updated during the Pujas with a finale of coverage of the Award ceremony.