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Focus on Sankardev in Delhi function

A unique dance-drama docu-feature will be the focal point of attraction at first annual festival on Sankaradeva is slated be held in Delhi from Thursday. Talking to assamtimes, organizers in the national capital said that the event aims at creating awareness among the people in Delhi on the cultural heritage of Assam. The event will begin with a presentation on the diverse facets of life and teachings of Sankaradeva and his cultural geniuses.

This will be followed by an hour-long dance drama "Chordhora Jhumura", directed by Nirupoma Mahanta with technical support from the National School of Drama. "Veteran actor Victor Banerjee, who shares an emotional attachment with Assam, is the brand ambassador of the event and National Award-winning director Jahnu Barua and Bollywood singer Joi Barua its brand associates. The event would be organised by Trend MMS along with Assam Association, Delhi with support of the Ministry of DoNER and Culture.

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