Radio Misty 94.3 fm, the first and Number one Fm station of North Bengal is official Radio partner to Poush Mela to be held at Siliguri from 24th December to 3rd January . West Bengal a state noted for its scenic beauty, cultural legacy and age-old history abounds in fairs and festivities. Poush Mela is one such gala fair, held in that depicts the quintessential Bengali culture. The fair is Poush, near about the time when the present year is bid farewell and preparations are made to welcome the New Year, with its new hopes and new promises.
Talented baul singers will sing the popular religious and folk numbers and strum the melodious tunes on their ektaras. Lively folk songs, dances, drama and other soirees keep the large crowds glued to the fairgrounds People can buy trinkets, traditional music, copies of Tagore’s works and other necessary items from the fair’s premises. People gorge on the piping hot pakoras and telebhangas and gulp it down with a steaming cup of tea in the chilly winter evenings. The Ferris wheel and other rides add to the platter full of attractions that the fair offers.
Says Nishant Mittal, Chief Executive Officer, Radio Misty this festival brings back the rich heritage of folk music and culture. We are very proud to be associated with this festival. Radio Misty RJ will daily give live links and host different game shows for people in the fair.