Youth Guild for Friendship, Kolkata 30th Anniversary Inaugural Program - Video Report - WBRi Exclusive

Youth Guild For Friendship, Kolkata - 30th Anniversary Inaugural Program

The Youth Guild for Friendship enters its 30th Anniversary on 1st December, 2009. It was founded to strengthen the bond of friendship and cooperation among the youth.

The Youth Guild for Friendship is organizing a social and cultural event starting from 1st December 2009. This event shall run throughout the year (i.e. 1st December, 2009 to 1st December, 2010).

On Tuesday 1st December 2009 the evening program started with the Inaugural Ceremony which was followed by felicitation of Eminent cultural and social personalities of Kolkata, and a colourful cultural presentation to mark the commencement of the 30th Anniversary Celebration by The Youth Guild for Friendship.

The second part of the program comprised of Rabindrasangeet songs by Manoj Murali Nair and Manisha Murali Nair, Nazrulgiti by Susmita Goswamy, and Bangla Band Ujania headed by Nazmul Haq in Folk songs and Meghatithi Banerjee. Everybody was excellent in performance. Veteran elocutionist Saumitra Mitra recited in celebration of a 100 years of Gitanjali, the book for which Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore received a Nobel Prize.  There were dance performances by Aditya Mitra, Alokparna Guha, Paramita Chakraborty and Keya Chanda.

The program was anchored by renowned and veteran TV personalities Saswati Guha Thakurta and Chaitali Dasgupta.


- Subhomoy Mukherjee, Washington Bangla Radio News, Kolkata