Madan Mitra unveils Marudhar Mela
The Marwari Sanskriti Manch in association with the West Bengal government on Tuesday hosted the social and cultural fair - 'Marudhar Mela - Amader Sanskriti Amader Gram' here at the Salt Lake stadium.
The eight day fair which will run from Dec 24 till Dec 31 was flagged off by the West Bengal Minister for Sports & Transport Madan Mitra along with West Bengal Minister of Food & Supplies Jyotipriya Mallick, Bidhannagar Municipality Chairperson Krishna Chakraborty and other dignitaries.
The fair offers Rajasthani folk dance, camel ride, desert safari, puppet dance and many such fascinating events.
The major attraction of the fair is the special Rajasthani food at 'Chokhi Dhaani' offering a wide array of mouth-watering delicacies namely - Dal-Baati-Churma, Baajre ki Roti, Gwarfali ki Sabji, Gatte ki Sabji and Raabri among others.
Moreover, apart from the food zone, also available are the hand crafted works, decor items, accessories and traditional apparels.
(Posted on 26-12-2013)