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Festivity grips Tangla

TANGLA: Tangla soaks in the joy of Rongali Bihu along with other parts of the state. The focus falls on the three-day programme by Xadou Tangla Rongali Bihu Xanmilani.
The second day celebration on Monday
was marked with a multi-diverse cultural procession reflecting various
communities was  also taken out from the Tangla H.S playground throughout
the town.
Dr. Nani Gopal Sahariah flagged off the cultural troupes of Adivasi,Rabha,Sarania-Kachari,Gorkha communities
besides Bihu Xanmilanis literally portrayed the greater Assamese
society.
Significantly, the people of the town old and young alike came out
in unison irrespective of their class, caste, community and religion
and participated in the rally.
In
the evening a Mukoli Bihu competition and Husori competition was held where
Bihu troops from various parts of state participated.
On the third and final day, a state level marathon race is scheduled
followed by a cultural night in the evening which will be inaugurated by
Joint Secretary,Home and Political Dept. of Assam,Naren Ch. Basumatari.

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is a journalist based in Tangla.In his stint of journalistic experience he has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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