Arijit Dutta Launches Jalpaiguri Royals Bengal Celebrity Cricket League Anthem in Starry Affair

By JP Mandal and Asmita Mukherjee

Raima Sen
Raima Sen

November, 30, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio): As the members of  film and television industry are gearing up for the Bengal Celebrity Cricket League which consists of  six teams playing against each other on the 22 yards, Jalpaiguri Royals, a team owned by Arijit Dutta (affectionately called Dadul-da) of Priya Entertainments Pvt. Ltd launched its anthem at Taa'am Restaurant in the iconic PRIYA cinema.

Watch: Arijit Dutta talks about Bengal Celebrity League and his team Jalpaiguri Royals

Present on the occasion were actors Raima Sen, Shreya Pande, Gourav Chakraborty along with Arijit Dutta. Also present were Namit Bajoria of Kutchina, Anirban Aditya among others. The anthem was sung by Ankit Aditya.

Jalpaiguri Royals is one of the 6 teams of the Bengal Celebrity League floated by actor Jisshu Sengupta. Some other notable owners include Prosenjit Chatterjee, Dev, Shoojit Sarkar, Shyamsundar De and Koustuv Roy.

Jalpaigur Royals perhaps have the maximum celebrity support from Raima, Riya and Moonmoon Sen, Aparna Sen, Diya Mirza, Sandip Ray, Goutam Ghosh, Bickram Ghosh, and the footballer Bhaichung Bhutia among others.

Arijit Dutta said: "Bengal Celebrity League as a concept was born out of an idea to bring about synergy, cooperation among the key players in the entertainment industry and what better catalyst than cricket."

Arijit Dutta
Arijit Dutta

The partners of Jalpaiguri Royals team are Glamour, Kutchina, Aditya Group, Arohi Films, Bengal Chamber  of Commerce, Say Cheese, Ruby Hospital, Fat, Fever FM and Connections.

Gaurav Chaktrabarty
Gaurav Chaktrabarty

The team, being coached by Dr Pulak Das, features young television stars and has started practice in full swing. The first practice match is on 12th December.