T he honorable cabinet minister Shri Subrata Mukherjee, Minister- in- charge Dept. Of Panchayats & Rural Development & Public Health Engineering, Govt. of West Bengal visited Sri Mayapur Dham along with his family as special guest for Jhulan Yatra festival on 17th Aug 13.
Minister has toured the ISKCON Mayapur campus with ISKCON officials, they offered lamp to the deities Sri Sri Radha Madhava, Sri Pancha-ttava, Sri Sri Praladha Nirsimhadev and also participated in Jhulan Yatra festival. He performed the puja with his family and pulled the jhula, also gave a small speech glorifying Mayapur Iskcon & the festival of Jhulan yatra. He was very much keen to assist in the development for Mayapur through his ministry. And he also said that he is very happy with this visit and is family is very pleased, he would like to come back again soon with his family to stay overnight and participate in whole day program. He also addressed local and national media, appreciating about ISKCON Mayapur & festival of Jhulan Yatra.
The visit was envisaged & facilitated under the auspices of Corporate Affairs & Corporate Communications division along with Mayapur Tourism Division with the help, assistance & cooperation from all the concerned departments and dept. heads of the Mayapur management.