This year, Young Boys Club Sarbojanin Durga Puja Committee, Tara Chand Dutta Street in central Kolkata has decided to recreate the Balakot air strike triumph of IAF in POK and jubiliant return of National hero Abhinandan Varthaman in a sequence outside and in the pandal using models and mock-up creativity by hired artist Dev Shankar Mahesh from east Midnapore. The club is also celebrating 50 years of landmark completion.
This site could be a huge attraction for pandal hoppers this year in CR Avenue. Padals have been evolving over the years to depict innovative ideas with a theme and social messages as well. Rakesh Singh, chief organiser of the Puja for the Club says this year is special in terms of patriotic values and Balakot triump, this is a way to pay respect and homage to our soldiers