Street play staged at St. Xavier’s Colleges


Prerna Rangmanch (Jasamo), Hirawal and IPTA jointly organised a street play titled “Pol Khula Por-Por’’ under the aegis of St. Xavier’s College and St. Xavier’s College of Management and Technology today. The play was enacted as part of Soje Watan, a programme being organised for the 136th birth anniversary celebration of great writer Munshi Premchand.

Students and faculty members greatly appreciated the performance of the actors. Also present on the occasion was Principal Father (Dr) T. Nishaant S.J.

The play, written and directed by Hasan Imam, was based on communalism and atrocitities against Dalits. The actors were Amarendra Kumar, Ujjawal Shrivastava, Rahul Kumar Ojha, Gangadhar, Nikhil, Mrityunjay, and Ajay. Santosh Jha recited a poem titled ‘Hamara Samaj’ by Viren Dangwal which vividly painted the plight of the society today.