Kolkata: The last chance to witness glimpse of best decorated Maa Durga of Kolkata. Preparations are on in full swing for the third run of Red Road carnival. West Bengal government organising an extravagant and exotic carnival showcasing the best idols of Durga Puja along with musical and cultural presentation.
This year it will take place on October 23, Tuesday. The last minute preparation is going in Red Road. Kolkata is gearing up on this occasion forgetting that the Durga Puja is over. The main stage has already grabbed the attention which has been made in Rajbari style. One thousands and five hundred people will be sited in the programme.
Special light installations and a separate gallery for foreign delegates are included in the arrangements. Apart for the chief minister, many eminent personalities are expected to attend. Seventy five Durga idol will participate in the grand rally.
The carnival is a brainchild of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee which received immense popularity. The puja organisors taking preparation and putting the best effort to decorate and illuminate their cars. The rehearsals are going fast.
The security has been tightened focusing the occasion. The red road carnival will continue the Durga Puja hangover among the party lovers which will extend a day of celebration.