Kolkata: CM Mamata Banerjee along with the chief spokesperson Derek O’Brein flagged off Kolkata as the first Wi-Fi city of India. Firhad Hakim, Amit Mitra, Subrata Mukherjee was present with CM on the occasion. Mayor Sovandeb Chatterjee was also present with the CM.
The event was marked by mesmerising numbers of Anupam Roy. He set the perfect mood of celebration with tunes of ‘Bawsanta eshe geche’ and his famous song from ‘Autograph’, ‘Amake amar moto thakte dao’. Park street embraced the occasion with the flavour of love, warmth and advancement.
The celebs could be seen taking ‘group-fies’ and posting on tweeter using the new WiFi services.
All my WiFi friends, I am tweeting using #WiFiKolkata. So proud to be first WiFi Metro city in India. Congratulations to us all
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) February 5, 2015
— Derek O’Brien (@quizderek) February 5, 2015