Milan Mela - has been planned for the first time to bring the Minorities (Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists & Parsees) into the main stream and thus exchange the ideas and develop their trades. The Mela will highlight the socio-cultural heritage of this section and also show case various consumer products and services. Around 300 stalls will exhibit/sell a variety of products and services in this exclusive Mela. This is going to be one of the unique concept where Minorities and the General Community interact more closer hence, its another rare occasion which proves the National Integration of our Country.
THE PEOPLE BEHIND
Milan Mela - is organised by West Bengal Minorities Development & Finance Corporation (W.B.M.D.F.C.) was established in 1996 to undertake the task of economic welfare of the Minorities through industries, commercial and cultural activities. Since its inception, WBMDFC has made a huge mark in West Bengal under the leadership of its honourable chairman Md. Salim.
The stage of Milan Mela is also used for promoting communal harmony and highlighting other social issues by organizing seminars, cultural programme, health awareness programme and free health checkup camps. The Career counselling programme and inter college/ school cultural competition are also organized for inculcating competitive sprit among students.Daily general health checkup programme and special health checkup programme are also conducted at Milan Mela venue
Park Circus Maidan.
Period & Timing of Milan Mela 2010
The exhibition period is scheduled from 30.12.2009 to 10.1.2010. Time schedule: 3.00 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. on weekdays and 2.00 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and other holidays.