A proficient puppet artiste of Assam, Parishmita Kalita has prepared a video of a puppet show replicating Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Rongali Bihu.
The video replicates Modi’s address to the nation on Monday announcing the extension of lockdown till May 3 to curb the spread of COVID-19.
The artiste said that the view is a token of appreciation to Prime Minister Modi for his bold initiatives in tackling the COVID-19 pandemic that has gripped the nation along with the entire globe.
Parishmita, the artiste said that the video has been prepared by her mother, sister and herself.
After the video of the puppet show has been sent to the Prime Minister, she received appreciation from him saying that it is “Very Creative.”
He took to twitter to appreciate the video and wrote, “Very Creative.”
Parishmita had earlier sent the video to Modi through Twitter saying;
‘Sir @narendramodi, this is a small gesture of appreciation to you on the occasion of Bohag Bihu. This puppet play is done by my mother who is a puppet artist, me and my younger sister.’
The video is of a puppet replicating Prime Minister Modi dressed the way he had dressed when he addressed the nation announcing COVID-19 lockdown 2.0.
The background voice is being used for the speech made by Prime Minister Modi on that day.