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Dilli Haat exhibit to promote West Bengal

art and culture Updated: Sep 30, 2012 01:15 IST
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The hub of cultural activites in the Capital, Dilli Haat is hosting yet another interesting exhibit.

Aming to promote the rich culture of the state, the West Bengal government has organised a first-of-its-kind exhibition of handicrafts at the Dilli Haat.

“A total of 32 artisans and weavers from various districts of West Bengal, including Murshidabad, Bankura, Bardhaman, Kolkata, Hooghly, North 24 Parganas and Birbhum, are participating in the exposition.”

The exhibition that ends today is a part of Banglar Taant in Kolkata

Environment-friendly jute packaging of the wares are being promoted in consonant with the Delhi government’s policy to reduce plastic bags.

Visitors can also enjoy a unique cultural soiree with Rabindra sangeet, Nazrul geeti and dance performances bringing out the rhythm and tunes of Bengal.

In keeping with the pre-puja festive spirit, culinary delights including Bengali street food will be available at the fair venue.