To commemorate 70th anniversary of Indian People’s Theatre Association, a 2 days programme of multifarious events was organised by Indian Peoples Cultural Association, Kolkata unit in South Kolkata (Behale) on 7th & 8th September in Barisha Jankalyan Vidyapith and
. On 7th
September, in cultural competition in the presence of nearly 500 heads more
than 200 competitors took part in dance, song, recitation events as per age
wise group. Behala Blind
While inaugurating the cultural competition the Headmaster of Jankalyan Vidyapith Sri Sudip Goswami urged the participants to serve the society with their attractive resources according to the social commitment of the great IPTA. Achal Halder, Secretary of Kolkata unit was in opening song.
On 8th, in blind schools packed auditorium there was a discussion on IPTA in the beginning. Thereafter prize distribution to the successful competitors followed by cultural items on songs, dances, story reading concluded with a drama “ Dui Bigha Jomi” written and directed by Achal Halder performed by IPCA, Kolkata unit.
Inaugurating the discussion, renowned dramatist and IPCA President Chandan Sen narrated contribution of the organisation. Samik Bandopadhyay, Vice President of IPTA National Committee as Chief Guest elaborated the glorious role of the organisation very effectively.