Days after disputes on immersion schedule of Durga idols where in court had to intervene, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has composed the theme song for a popular city puja since theme music has become a new trend among community pujas in the metropolis. The song – “Boichitrer Muktoy Gantha Ekotar Monihar” (the jewel of unity is stitched with a string of pearls of diversity) – is being played at the ‘Suruchi Sangha’ puja, winner of multiple awards. Singer Shreya Ghosal lends her voice for the theme song that has been composed by Jeet Gannguly. The chief minister has posted the video of the theme song on her official Facebook page and shared the links on her Twitter handle.
April 22, 2018