The description of Banga Bharati Durga Puja
Banga Bharati is a socio-cultural organisation founded in the year 1974 by Bengalis residing in twin city of Pimpri- Chinchwad , Pune. The aim of this organisation to promote particularly Bengali culture, literary, etc. First activity of this organisation started with Kali Puja which was flagged off by Late Anna Saheb Magar (1st Mayor of Pimpri- Chinchwad Municipal Corporation).
In the long journey of Banga Bharati (44yrs), we shall always remember some of stalwarts founder members to name few Shri Nepal Chandra Mukherjee, Shri B. N. Bhadury, Shri Suresh Sengupta, Shri Ram Kamal Sarkar, Smti A. Bhadury, Shri A. C. Biswas, Shri D.K. Dasgupta, Shri Biswanath Dutta who have left for heavenly abode. Few founder members are left behind are still very active and leads the organisational activities.
Banga Bharati apart from cultural activities, arranges celebration of National Events, sports, picnic, Swaraswati Puja, felicitation of prominent citizen, etc. Other activities are managed by different committees such as:
Trustee Committee: Setting organisational objectives, long & short term policy, various welfare to members such as group insurance, financial assistance for major illness, discount facility of different hospitals/ diagnostic centres, etc.
Durga Puja & Kali Puja Committee: Arranges Durga Puja & Kali Puja in a grand way and also keeps in mind to save some revenue to assist other Banga Bharati activities.
Kali Mandir Committee: Manages different religious activities of Mandir including daily/special occasions, providing purohit services, etc.