Sep 6 2012 by Caitlin Black, Harrow Observer
AN INDIAN drum band has won the chance to perform at the Olympic Park on Sunday.
Performing for more than 15 years, Dhol2Dhol is a 20-member drum ensemble band based in Wembley.
It won the opportunity after entering a national competition called The Last Bandstanding which is part of the Bandstand Marathon, the official closing event of the London 2012 Festival, which included the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The band use Indian drums called dhols, which is a handheld drum with Indian origins.
Neel Makwana , 24, a member of Dhol2Dhol and also a PhD chemistry student, said: “We will put together an exhilarating performance consisting of powerful energetic rhythms certain to wow the crowd.”