West Bengal | Idol makers of Kumartuli in Kolkata are hopeful of doing better business compared to the previous year "We're receiving more orders of Durga idols compared to last year. Due to Covid, we suffered huge losses last year," said Mintu Pal, idol maker (26.08)
West Bengal: An Idol maker from Kolkata's Kumartuli sent a fiberglass idol of Goddess Durga to Germany "This will go to Berlin. I've shipped one order to New Jersey as well. It costs around Rs 1.5 lakh. It will be sent via ship & will reach in 2-month," said Mintu Pal (03.07)
West Bengal: Idol makers at Kumartuli, the renowned idol-making hub in Kolkata say they have received orders for smaller Durga idols this year due to #COVID19 . An idol maker says,"Raw materials have become expensive. We are facing difficulties as our business has been affected."
West Bengal: Idol makers at Kumartuli, the renowned idol-making hub in Kolkata, say they are expecting a huge loss in the coming days as the entire idol-making business has come to a halt due to #CoronavirusLockdown .