Kolkata durga puja

Kolkata Police make 'Burj Khalifa' Durga Puja pandal out of bounds to people amid COVID concerns

The laser show in the pandal was suspended on Wednesday evening following a massive gathering that stoked fears of the spread of COVID-19.

published on : 14th October 2021

Kolkata Durga Pujas themed on NRC, partition

Conceived and executed by Bhabatosh Sutar, the depiction drew references from Khushwant Singh's novel 'Train to Pakistan' and Atin Bandyopadhyay's 'Neelkantho Pakhir Khoje'.

published on : 10th October 2021

Calcutta HC allows 'Sindur Khela', 'Arati', 'Anjali' in Durga Puja pandals

The court made it clear that the relaxation will be subject to the maximum number of persons, which is allowed inside a puja pandal, and compliance with other conditions like vaccination and masks.

published on : 7th October 2021

Pakhtoon residents to sing theme song of Durga Puja committee of North Kolkata 

The theme song, in the 40th year of the popular puja in the Baguiati, Kestopur, Lake Town and Dumdum Park area, will have typical Afghan folk tunes and Pushtu language.

published on : 9th September 2021

Kolkata gears up for Durga Puja, all involved to be vaccinated in three months

The pandals have to be built in such a way that devotees can see the idols from a distance and need not come near, as per the guidelines.

published on : 14th July 2021