Ei Samay, of the Times of India group organised a Beauty Pageant “Deepti” for students from various colleges in Kolkata, Burdwan and Durgapur. From a total of 3000 applicants they shortlisted 20 girls who were groomed for the Pageant held at Hotel Novotel, Rajarhat on 21st September 2018. The Bhawanipur Design Academy designed and constructed the garments for one sequence of the 20 finalists.
The exclusive event was well represented by major industry houses such as Senco, Sreeleathers, Mrignayani etc and Tollywood personalities such as Saheb, Prosenjit, Koel Malik, Arindam Sil, Nilanjana Sengupta, etc.
The Fashion Design students of The Bhawanipur Design Academy, who had completed their course in July 2018 worked hard at the design and construction of the garments. With the continuous support and inspiration from the management and assistance from the faculty members their efforts were well rewarded by the accolades they received at the venue.