Deepawali Dussehra mela will begin on 10th October and continue till 22nd October in Town hall. The mela will have various cultural nights as well.
Just like every other year, Deepawali Dussehra mela is the most awaited mela as it gives people the opportunity to shop items from various states. Another attraction apart from food stalls are the cultural nights organised which are enjoyed by one and all.
The cultural nights will end on 16th October but the mela will go on till the 22nd of this month. The biggest attraction this year is play back singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya. Competitions will also be held for 2 days where locals will showcase their talent.
There will be 3 entry gates for the mela…Town hall main gate, Link road gate and RCA campus opposite Mewar Motors.
Another event will be Kavi Sammelan on 14th October wherein dignitaries like Hariom Panwar, Pratap Faujdar, Kunwar Javed, Kaanu Pandit, Sudip Bhola, Ashok Bhati, Shalini and Vani Gaurav Golcha will be present. The invitation card has been designed with Bheelu Rana’s image on it.
Chinse items will not be a part of the mela this year. Municipal Corporation has earned 74 lakhs 50 thousand rupees this year from stalls and swings. This is 20 lakhs more than the income of last year.
Projectors will be installed at various points for the mela. CCTV cameras are also being installed. Home Guards will be appointed at various points for the purpose of safety. Security will also be put up behind the stalls to be more on the safer side.
Programs for the mela are as follows:
10th and 11th October- Local talent night
12th October- Gazal night (Anup Jalota)
13th October- Singer night (Abhijeet Bhattarya)
14th October- Kavi sammelan
15th October- Punjabi night (Dilbaag Singh)
16th October- Dance night (Question mark crew and Dynamic crew group)