With the intention to pay homage to former president Pranab Mukherjee who handed away just lately a puja committee right here has determined to play his rendition of ‘Chandi Path’ ( devoted to Goddess Kali) throughout your complete interval of Durga Puja.
A member of the Aurobindo Setu puja committee instructed ANI that they’d determined to dedicate this 12 months’s Durga Puja celebrations to world-renowned filmmaker Satyajit Ray and his first film Pather Panchali however then modified their plans after the demise of the previous President.
Durga Puja is a significant pageant celebrated in West Bengal and different components of the nation and is held within the final 5 days of Navaratri. This 12 months, Durga Puja might be held between October 22-26.
“Our Aurobindo Setu Committee had determined to dedicate this 12 months’s Puja celebrations to Satyajit Ray, and his movie Pather Panchali. However because the information of the previous President’s loss of life reached us we modified the plan a bit of,” Puja, the member stated.
“Each of them are Bengalis, and Pranab Mukherjee used to do an excellent rendition of Chandi Path. We are going to dedicate the stage to him and play his rendition all through the pageant as a mark of respect to him,” she added.
The previous President’s funeral came about on September 1 with full army honours and he was cremated on the Lodhi Street crematorium.
Mukherjee, who had examined optimistic for the coronavirus, died on Monday, weeks after his mind surgical procedure. He was 84.
The federal government and lots of states have introduced seven-day official mourning.