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Singers from India, B'desh share stage on Valentine's Day

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

Bengladeshi rock icon James shared the stage with Indian rock in a live concert on the occasion of today, the organizers of the event has said.

Lyricist Anupam Roy, from London, and upcoming Bangladeshi singer were the other participants.

"As an artist, I think with the coming together of Bengali popular singers from two coutries separated by border, 'Gaan Piriti' will give the music lovers a rich and varied taste of contemporary Bangla music on "

The concert was organized by (SVF).

"We understand the mutual respect for art that Bengal and share and we are confident that people will go back with something to cherish for a long time, SVF said in a statement.

On the occasion of Valentine's day, a music video of contemporary Bengali songs 'Tomar Akash' was also launched on by Shusmita Anis from Bangladesh, who is the niece of legendary Nazrul Geeti exponent Firoza Begum.

The video has been shot in pocturesque locations of featuring two young actors of and

"Its a gift from on this Valentines day. The music video connects two countries -- and -- and spreads love through my song," she said.

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First Published: Wed, February 14 2018. 17:35 IST