“The entire town supports France when it’s playing in the World Cup.
We will also organise some programmes to showcase a slice of France in Chandernagore.
“Most people in the township watch the match on big screens in their neighbourhoods.
But when France plays, it is difficult to identify Chandernagore as an Indian town.
On July 9 that year, the entire town had gathered at Hathkola Nunatala Jagadhattri Puja Samiti ground to watch France take on Italy in the final.
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