Kolkata Flower Show 2015
“There was a time when this area where the P. C. Chandra exists used to be a mere dumping ground. My father used to be irritated about the state of this place. However after the beautification of the area started, he was only the person to praise the beauty in front of my NRI uncle and aunt. Thank you P. C. Chandra for the effort that you have taken for the beautification of the place” said eminent actress Gargi Roy Chowhdury. The actress was present at the inaugural ceremony of the Flower show 2015 at the maple lawn of Chandra’s Green project.
The actress along with M. B. K. Chandra, Group Chairman, Mr. A. K. Chandra, Group Managing Director, Shri Abhijit Laha inaugurated the flower show 2015.
Flowers of all kinds including Roses, Dahlias, different kinds of cactuses and bonsais were showcased at the flower exhibition. The whole area looked vibrant and colorful owed to the presence of so many flowers.
More than hundred children from the various NGO’s like Ektara, Tiljala Primary School, Manovikas Kendra, United Basti Development and SHIRC (Speech and Hearing Institute Research Centre) were also invited to the flower show. The children will also be participating in a sit and draw competition and also enjoying themselves in the beauty of the flowers.
Mr. B. K. Chandra while speaking on the occasion highlighted on the fact that this is an initiative which will enable people to create a much needed interface with nature for the people in the city.
Initiatives of this kind will help in enhancing the greenery in the city and also making the city a better place to live in for the citizens.