A meeting was held with Kalchini’s Puja Committees and the Muharram commitees at the Kalchini Police Station today.
Apart from the members of the Puja and Muharram committees, Kalchini Police Station’s CI Ashish Thapa and OC Lakpa Lama were also present at the meeting.
OC Lakpa Lama shared that around 36 Puja committees will be celebrating the Durga Puja in the area this time. Out of these committees, six of them are run solely by women.
The OC also said that this year, the immersion of the idols will be done in the Basra Village of Hamiltonganj. Moreover, it has been found that the state government will be giving Rs. 10,000 to each of the Puja committees that are run by the women.