Thursday, April 9, 2009
Mitali, Indo-Bangladesh Cultural Society, observed the 9th death anniversary of legendary Rabindra Sangeet singer and exponent Kanika Bandopadhyay at Mohar Kunja (a park opposite Rabindra Sadan on Cathedral Road, Kolkata) on April 5, says a press release.
T.K. Sengupta, president of Mitali, spoke on the occasion. He also inaugurated an exhibition on Kanika Bandopadhyay at Mohar Kunja. Kamalesh Sengupta, Parama Bhowmik, Shibani Sengupta and Mithun Si of Mitali and journalist Dilip Kumar Deb offered their homage to Kanika Bandopadhyay on the occasion.
Kanika Bandopadhyay breathed her last on April 5, 2000 at Thoracic Department of SSKM Hospital, near Mohar Kunja.