Kolkata: Ministers Subrata Mukherjee, Sovandeb Chatterjee and Firhad Hakim were seen in a different mood on Friday on the occasion of Bhai Phonta.
Panchayat minister Subrata Mukherjee has been taking blessing from her sister from childhood. On Friday also he took his phonta from his sister at her Ballyguage residence. He was given sweets along with his favourite fruit custard apple. Subrata said, “I do not keep any work on this day. I come to my sister’s house every year. This day cannot be compared with any other day.”
Power minister Sovandeb Chatterjee wore the pink punjabi given to him by his sister. Sovan visits his younger sister at his home as she is ill and then will go to his elder sister. Sumptuous lunch has been arranged. Sovan said, “After Puja, I wait for this day. I buy the gift as per my choice from before.” Firhad Hakim also wore Punjabi to take phonta from his sister. Happiness knew no bounds when his sisters arrived.