28th February 2018, Gold Acres: Basanto Utsab (Spring Festival) was organized by P.C. Chandra Group, in association with DaakGhar, for the third year running. The programme started with a Chhou Dance by artistes from Purulia and was followed by a Basanto Utsab procession, in true Santiniketan style. Rabindrasangeet & Dance were performed by more than 350 participants from different Music and Dance schools across Kolkata, as also by eminent Artistes Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta, Lopamudra Mitra and Anindya Chattopadhyay. It was followed by Dance Drama ‘Chitrangada’ of Kabiguru Rabindranath Tagore, performed by Souraja Tagore in Dance and by Manoj Murali Nair and Manisha Nair in Songs. The entire show was orchestrated by Manoj Murali Nair. A fair named Basanto Mela was also held with around 40 Stalls of Food, Garments and Handicrafts. The Chief Guest was eminent Film Director Sri Goutam Ghose.