A peculiar case is coming from West Bengal where a School celebrated Independence day with Bangladeshi flag. The name of school is Rampurhat Girls’ High School which is located in Birbhum district of West Bengal. It is not clear that why was Bangladeshi flag with Indian Flag on the occasion of Independence day.
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Rampurhat Girls’ High School has posted a photo of Independence day celebration on its Facebook page where flags of India & Bangladesh can be seen clearly. As per report, TMC MLA Asish Banerjee was also present at the function.
A video on social media is also becoming viral where Students of Rampurhat Girls’ High School are dancing with flags of India & Bangladesh.
Agar didi ek term aur payi to sirf Bangladesh flag bachega iss video mei pic.twitter.com/2UdkIC3uTb— Shash (@pokershash) August 16, 2019
The Head Mistress of Rampurhat Girls’ High School, Chhaya Chatterjee said, “As this year Independence Day was coincided with Raksha Badhan on same day so we tried to produce some cultural program with incorporating both the elements. one program showed that once India & Bangladesh used to be a same state but due to partition, it was divided. we tried to show the lost brotherhood of India & Bangladesh on this Raksha Bandhan through songs of Rabindranath Tagore as National anthem of both countries were written by Rabindranath Tagore.”
A Teacher of school said, ” Students danced on ‘Ek Sutre Badhiyachi Sohosroti Mon’ song which translates to ‘Our hearts are tied to the same thread.’ This song was written by Rabindranath Tagore when British divided the Bengal on basis of religions. Rabindranath Tagore had tried to promote unity through this song and encouraged Hindus in West Bengal to tie Rakhi to Muslims in East Bengal.”