‘Padharo Mhare Des’ Digital Covid Relief Concert Series
According to reports, the chief minister of Rajasthan, Ashok Gehlot, inaugurated the ‘Padharo Mhare Des’ Digital Covid-Relief Concert Series on Sunday, 22 November in order to support the state's folk artists. He informed that such initiatives play a crucial role in the growth of art forms in the state, as well as promoting virtual tourism.
The initiative is an effort to support the folk artists of Rasjathan who have been at the receiving end of the pandemic, following the cancellation of cultural events and tourism activities in the state. They have been deprived of regular livelihood for several months now.
Renowned artists participating in the concert series include Manesha Ram and group – Meghvals of Jaisalmer; Dapu Khan Mirasi of the ‘Mumal’ fame; Bundu Khan and band – Langas of Jodhpur; Thanu Khan and Tarif Khan of Chala Mama Project; Sugni Devi – the singing sensation of the Kalbeliyas – Jodhpur; and Mehboob Khan Langa, among others.
Where to watch Concert Premiere ?
You can catch the Premier episode here on Facebook Page