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Mamata renames streets in Kolkata

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 20:47

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today renamed seventeen streets in the metropolis after legendary personalities from the world of industry, arts, music and others.

The streets were given new names after R P Goenka, Pandit Ravi Shankar, Ram Manohar Lohia, Uttam Kumar, Ustad Hafiz Ali Khan Saheb, Debabrata Biswas as also Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Ramkrishna Paramahansa and others.
"It is a great honour for all of us to rename streets after these legendary personalities," Banerjee said at the renaming program.
Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, the son of Ustad Hafiz Ali Khan Saheb said it was a great honour to be present at the program.


First Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 20:47
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