Elders for celebration of Tagore`s Nobel prize centenary

A demand was made in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday by Trinamool Congress to celebrate the centenary of conferring Nobel prize on Rabindranath Tagore.

Updated: Dec 19, 2012, 16:47 PM IST

New Delhi: A demand was made in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday by Trinamool Congress to celebrate the centenary of conferring Nobel prize on Rabindranath Tagore.
"This day, this week, this year is very important. Hundred years ago Kaviguru Rabindranath Tagore received the Nobel prize...Central government should make the occasion memorable," party member Derek O`Brien said during Zero hour.
Earlier, his party colleagues said "every possible step should be taken to celebrate the occasion."

PTI