newznew (Chandigarh) : Recently established Chandigarh chapter of the World Punjabi Organisation (WPO) is presenting a mega sight and sound show ‘Sarbansdani’ to commemorate the 350th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh on Wednesday, 22nd February.
The Governor of Punjab and Administrator Chandigarh Shri V.P. Singh Badnore shall be the chief guest at this show, which shall feature nearly 200 artists with visual story telling using giant LED wall. ‘Sarbansdani’ has been produced and directed by famous pioneer of light and sound shows, Harbux Singh Latta.
Headed by prominent business persons Rupinder Singh Sachdeva, as President and Davinder Singh Thapar, as Secretary of the Chandigarh Chapter of WPO, intend to showcase the rich cultural heritage of Punjab through various activities and programmes besides undertaking social service projects.
The world president of WPO, Vikramjit Singh Sahney, shall also be attending the inaugural event.
Rupinder Singh Sachdeva informed that WPO has opened its 13th Chapter, the third one in India after Mumbai and Jalandhar, and having presence in 10 other countries across the globe, including Canada, Dubai, Iran, Kuwait, Thailand, Oman, Pakistan, Singapore, UK and USA.
WPO Chandigarh Chapter initiates its activities in the region with the staging of the mega sight and sound show, Sarbansdani, to commemorate the 350th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh ji.
World Punjabi Organisation (WPO) is an International non-political body of Punjabis to bring about “Punjabi Renaissance” having prominent Punjabi Industrialists, Businessmen, Sportsmen, Journalists, Artists and achievers from diverse fields as its members from all over the Globe. Formally launched on 10thJanuary 1998 by Shri I.K. Gujral, the then Prime Minister of India, WPO is actively engaged in promoting Punjabi Brotherhood, folk artand culture to foster social, economic and cultural bondage among Punjabis around the world. WPO is engaged in various humanitarian service projects, philanthropic activities, and promotion of art and culture.