Durga Puja committees of Kolkata, London to conduct webinar on Covid-19 impact – Hindustan Times

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Representatives of some Durga Puja Committees from Kolkata and London Sharad Utsav will take part in a webinar in mid-July to discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the five-day festival.

Subir Das of Bengal Heritage Foundation said, “The webinar will be conducted in mid-July.”

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“The discussion will be on how to help people like priests, ‘dhakis’, idol-makers and pandal designers who are economically dependent on Durga Puja,” he added.

Durga Puja is a major festival celebrated in West Bengal and other parts of the country and is held in the last five days of Navaratri.

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This year, Durga Puja will be held between October 22-26.

Source: https://www.hindustantimes.com/kolkata/durga-puja-committees-of-kolkata-london-to-conduct-webinar-on-covid-19-impact/story-hRCX73WmHD9W7nOsXavlYO.html