The artists of the city unite to celebrate humanity
A host of well-known faces from the film and music industry gathered in Nazrul Mancha on Saturday to be part of a cultural evening that aimed to celebrate humanity. The show was hosted by Piya Chakraborty, activist and wife of singer, songwriter and lyricist Anupam Roy. They attended the event Aparna Sen , Chatterjee Parambrate Anirban Bhattacharya Kaushik Sen Riddhi Sen, Surangana, Bidipta Chakraborty , Sudipta Chakraborty, Rupam Islam, Debojyoti Mishra, Gabu, Iman Chakraborty, Srikanta Acharya, Somlata, Srijato , Sujoy Prosad Chatterjee and others.
Parambrata, Rupam, Anupam, Satadal, Anirban, Rwitobroto and Riddhi sang together a mix of Ek Je Chilo Raja and Halla Rajar Sena. Speaking about the program, Rupam said: We do not want to be identified by race, color, or religion. We just want to be identified as Bharatbashi.
Anirban recited Shob Mone Rakha Hobe, the Bengali translation of Sab Yaad Rakha Jayega by Aamir Aziz. Sudiptaa Chakraborty Chalo Ek Din Ke Liye Tum Hindu Ban Jaao's recitation in Hindi was also highly appreciated by all those present at the do. In today's turbulent times, it is really necessary for us to express ourselves through our art, drummer Gabu said.