Siliguri, 12th July (Sanjay Malakar)
The 57th year of Central Colony Durga Puja Committee concluded the Khamba Puja (Khunti Puja) on Friday. The theme for this year was ‘Navapatre Sanatani’ regarding which, a tree planting ceremony was organised as well. The theme was adopted to establish the relationship between humans and nature.
Goddess Durga was worshipped through the medium of the Navpatrika Puja on the day of Saptami. The Joint Secretaries of the Committee, Devashish Sarkar and Ripan Sinha, mentioned that eco-friendly materials were used to construct a Puja pandal. They further added that they hope a huge crowd just like every year, will gather in this Big Budget Puja as well.