By- Amlan Jyoti Das
Shristi- The Creation, a registered socio-cultural group of the Assamese Youths in Delhi organized their 7th Annual Cultural Meet on 14th October 2012 at Indira Gandhi National Centre of Art, Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi. The event saw the felicitation of veteran Assamese actress Mrs Chetana Das, while the star attraction was the event was the performance of singing megastar Zubeen Garg. Tributes were also paid to late poet Hiren Bhattacharyya and eminent writer Mamoni Raisom Goswami.
Attendance was marked by most of the Assamese residents of the capital, while it was enthusiastic to see the students from Assam studying in various institutes making it to the event in large numbers. The program started with the welcoming of the freshers to Delhi. A Mr and Miss Fresher contest was also organized before the start of the main event.
A series of cultural event proceeded before the main show began, which included, a Borgeet performance, a Satriyya performance and a highly energetic Bihu performance. A souvenir was also unveiled on the occasion with it cover page carrying Hiru Da. Chetana Das enthralled the audience with her splendid on stage performance of her dialogs in various plays and movies. Later Zubeen took the stage and got everybody present to jump on their heels.