BISWANATH CHARIALI, Sept 16 - Sony TV�s reality show �Indian Idol Junior� runners-up Nahid Afrin was accorded warm welcome on Wednesday at her hometown Biswanath Chariali by the local people. Earlier, she had reached her home at Shantipur late on Tuesday night from Mumbai via Guwahati.
A procession was taken out throughout the town accompanying her in the morning by several organisations, including the AASU and the AAMSU. Thousands of people thronged the streets to have a glimpse of Nahiid ranging from oldies to young ones.
The environment reverberated with slogans shouted by her enthusiastic fans. She visited a naamghar on the way, where the tithi of Srimanta Sankardev Tithi was being observed. She sang a Borgeet on the occasion.
The people of the locality also made queues outside her residents to congratulate and felicitate her with gamocha and bouquet.