This record was awarded for the longest choir singing by a choir group. A group of 23 singers and musicians sang continuously for 32 hours and forty five minutes. The record was made exclusively by singing bhajans as a tribute to sunami victims. A special procession was taken across the city with a convoy of more than 1000 vehicles. The program was attended by the largest number of VVIP gathering ever witnessed in any single event including Chief Minister, multiple ministers, MP’s and Mayors. The program was telecasted live on the TV channels and published in leading print media.
The old record was made by Ottawa Mermon youth choir group, Ontario, Canada. They performed for 22 hours and thirty minutes.
Role of Dr. Ujjwal Patni
He dreamed, planned and enrolled for this record. Singly he moved forward to create a team of singers and musicians. As a management guru, he planned the whole strategy and played the main leadership role. His one man idea later became the idea of the town and the state. This was the first ever record made on the soil of the newly formed tribal dominated state of Chhattisgarh.