Khadi to get new theme song; Shobhana George to sing
To promote Khadi products, a theme song is being readied in the background. The song also aims to make public aware of Khadi’s importance at a time when India celebrates Gandhiji’s 150th birth anniversary and the 100th anniversary of charka installation.
Khadi Board Vice Chairperson Shobhana George has also sung a part in the song.
The recording was completed at SS Digital studio in Thyacaud in Thiruvananthapuram.
The song was written by O S Unnikrishnan, winner of 2014 state awards for best lyricist. The song composed in Desh raga was sung by Gireesh Narayanan and also sang by him.
Original sounds of working of spinning mills is used as background in the song, said Gireesh. Sound mixing was done by Ganesh Chethana and team.
The song is aimed at promoting the sale of Khadi products which is the realization of dreams of many women, said Shobhana.
The song was planned to be released by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on August 14 at VJT Hall. But, due to heavy rains and flood, the programme was cancelled. However, we plan to release the song before Onam, she further added.