Kolkata, Mar 5 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS): A special Chinese ‘adda’ (rendezvous; chat session) was organised in the city recently to welcome the new Consul General of China-Zhang Lizhong.
The long guest list included Chinese working in India, teachers and students of The School of Chinese Language in Kolkata, Visvabharati University, Santiniketan, Rabindra Bharati University and Calcutta University.
Chinese Students from St Xavier’s College and Chinese Students learning English at The School of Chinese Language were also present at the chat session.
Besides, a large number of officials from Consulate General of China, Dong Jinsheng, Counsellor from the Embassy in Delhi also joined the event.
The School of Chinese Language (ZWXX) introduced a special documentary video, titled Gurudev: ‘A Journey To The East’ showcasing legendary Indian writer Rabindranath Tagore’s visit to China.
The students participating at the event entertained the audience by their Chinese recitation skills in Shun Kou Liu.
The ‘adda’ session was attended by more than 70 Chinese and Indians.