Special programme ‘Vande Mataram’ designed for inauguration.
This year’s Khasdar (Member of Parliament) Mahotsav or festival which is being held in the city from December 2 to 11, 2022 is all set to win the hearts of the Nagpurians. It is expected to bring a huge number of young artists including theatre artists, singers, dancers etc from the city as well as the national front together.
It will be held at the Ishwar Deshmukh ground near Government Medical College, an initiative of Union Minister and MP from the city, Nitin Gadkari.
For the inaugural function this time all the artists have been practising for a long together. The musical drama will highlight 75 years of independence. More than 1000 artists from the city alone are taking part in the Vande Mataram, said Anil Sole, chairman of the organizing committee.
Hundreds of artists will be singing 22 patriotic songs. A unique feature of the festival is that every day the first performances will be by local artists which will be followed by invited artists.
The schedule of the festival is as follows
Dec 2- Inauguration and Vande Mataram programme.
Dec 3-Live concert by veteran singer Hariharan.
Dec 4-Amit Trivedi-Singer and composer’s concert
Dec 5-Chanakya, solo act play by theatre veteran Manoj Joshi.
Dec 6-Tathagata based on the life of Lord Buddha by Magnum Opus
Dec 7-Punyashloka, Mega drama on Ahilyabai Holkar
Dec 8-Ma, Mati Aur Mohabbat , lyrical event by Manoj Muntashir
Dec 9-Actor Poet Shailesh Lodha’s event on Hindi poetry.
Dec 10-Singer Kavita Krishnamurthy’s live concert
Dec 11-Mohit Chauhan’s concert and concluding function.