Kurseong, 31st August: Teej festival was celebrated for women empowerment at a community hall situated in the Park location in Kurseong bazaar. The programme, organized under the aegis of Sikhram Swanibhar group of Gayabari I Gram Panchayat, was organized under the leadership of the Chairperson of the Gorkha Cultural Institute, Kurseong and the Chairperson of Indian Gorkha Confederation Kurseong Zonal Committee, Asha Mukhia.
Shashi Yonjan, the Head of Darjeeling Sewa Sansthan, was the chief guest at the event organized on the occasion of the Teej festival. During the event, cultural and colorful programs were organized, in which, small children from Siliguri, Sukna, Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Sikkim participated in the catwalk and enchanted everyone present.
Singer, Actress of Nepali movie, and dancers along with GTA BOA member, Jaitun Nisha, and Anu Pradhan were present as the distinguished guest in the programme.