Monday, April 21, 2008
Prakriti Giri to sing in capital
Gangtok: Prakriti Giri of Darjeeling, one of the top three ‘Chhote Ustads’, will come to Gangtok on 26th April to sing at an evening programme at Palzor Stadium. This was informed by Mr. SB Subedi, Forest Minister and chairman of Patrakar Manch Committee at a press conference in a local hotel on Sunday.
On the occasion, Prakriti Giri and Mr DD Bhutia, UD&HD Minister and chief patron of Swar Sikkim Bal Tara will be felicitated. Moreover Bal Tara winner Mr Ivan Lepcha, runner up Mr Bishwadeep Bashnet, 3rd ranking Mr Pranay Adhikari, last year’s Swar Sikkim finalist Mr Dichen Bhutia and Sonia Group from Singtam will present songs. Tickets are available at Jainco, Somani Building and Deorali Rathi. Entry fee for the evening musical programme is Rs 10 and Rs 30 for students and adults respectively, it is informed.