Poush Mela To Remain 6-Days Affair


Santiniketan: Visva-Bharati Vice-Chancellor, Bidyut Chakraborty, after a meeting at Library Conference Hall said that Poush Mela will remain a six-day venture in this year too which commence on 7th Poush (Ninth month of Bengali Calender). It is the birthday of Maharshi Debendranath Thakur.

The decision has been taken as an initiative to keep the mela ground clean and keep the festival out of pollution. The first meeting on Push Mela was a successful one as it has covered all the sections of the Mela. The organising committee and other important aspect of poush mela. Visva-Bharati authority woill look after the pollution level Keeping in mind the verdict of court.

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Certain issues will be maintained during the Poush Mela like timely cleanling of the ground, adequate numbers of people to remind people all these issues. The authority has introduced online system in securing stalls to keep transperancy in distribution.

The VC informed that, poushe mela to remain a six-day affair in this year too. The structure of the committeess will remain unchanged but the responsibility of convenor will be changed. two committees have been made for electronic purpose. All the measures will be taken to control pollution level. But it was the first meeting on this event.

Two years ago, court restricted Poush mela within three days as an effective decision on environment pollution. his is a worldwide attraction. people across world comes to visit the place.