- Posted June 24, 2014 by
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AMERICA- TO- INDIA VIA JAPAN
(Part – I )
By Asit Saha
Entering a well furnished room on 10th floor of a multistoried building, an Indian gentleman called attention of Mrs. Anderson . This beautiful lady had an earlier acquaintance with the person. His name is Dipankar Datta. Now he is 34 years old and the Zonal Manager , In charge of India Subcontinent.
A Japanese lady of 30 years followed Dipankar in the same room . She used sweet salutation in Japanese , “マダム•アンダーソン、今日は。” Meaning is “Madam Anderson ! Good afternoon. “ Mrs. Anderson knows her by name. She is Fumiko Sato. Her frequent visits to this head office of “ Tri-Countries Travelling Co. Ltd. “ . are the reasons for knowing each other so well .
Many a package tours Fumiko has already organized. People of Asia Pacific region rely on the reputation of this company. Japanese, Chinese and Korean travelers have good faith on Fumiko’s dynamic work. In the field of foreign tours she has already bagged many a certificates. Giving good service to the people of the Asia –Pacific region is the target of her service. Sagacious in activities and toilsome performance of Fumiko have provided her a long ladder of career. Though joined as a field officer, her honest and sincere work has helped to get promotion to the lucrative, prestigious and responsible post of Zonal Manager of Asia –Pacific area. She behaves simply but does much for the travelers who avail the opportunity of visiting America and India. Her tireless efforts of providing tension free comforts to the travelers are very essential for the people who can’t speak English or Hindi. Moreover the instinct humanitarian aspect of the lady is commendable.
Every time in every season Fumiko used to bring many a Japanese tourists .She has guided them to travel through out America and India . Earlier Fumiko had been wearing coat and pant but this time a physical change is very conspicuous in her appearance, A long cloth of 5 yards , named” Shari” she is wearing . ‘Shari’ is the national dress of Indian women. In the last month this Japanese lady has married to an Indian guy of the state of West Bengal. Anderson family was invited in the wedding . Both Judy and Daniel Anderson chalked out a fortnight’s tour program to India on this occasion . At the news of marriage , Judy exclaimed with joy “ Bravo Dip ! Your Happy Marriage with Fumiko must be heavenly. Hearing the spontaneous words of good wishes, Daniel said “ But my darling Judy ! Be ready to join the grand marriage ceremony. This is very important for us because two zonal managers of our company are becoming one. Ha, ha, ha .”
Readily Judy prepared a detailed tour program. Tour to India ! Attending marriage party to Bongaon is really very amazing . judy once touched Kolkat International Airport, on the way of reaching a conference of Bombay. Then her husband , Mr. Daniel Anderson was with her. But now they will go to Bongaon.