Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Sonowal attends Dwijing Festival

KOKRAJHAR: The ongoing 4th edition of Dwijing Festival at Aie River along the Hagrama Bridge in Chirang district on Sunday enters eight day that saw huge crowd in the festival venue.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal graced as chief guest in the event on Sunday.

Sonowal said that the Dwijing Festival is regarded as a festival of recreativity and enjoyment environment amongst the society.He has emphasized protection and conservation of river bank sites to be uplifted and beautiful across the state.He has expressed his hopeful that through the Dwijing Festival peoples are getting opportunity to earn livelihoods as festival gathered peoples recreation.

The Dwijing Festival is concluding on January 7 with a colourful programme scheduled.

The festival has marked various programmes including sports,cultural, elephant Safari,Helicopter riding.

Author info

AT Kokrajhar Bureau's picture

Assam Times Kokrajhar bureau office, BTAD.

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Take steps for land reforms: Rajagopal to CM

2 Apr 2012 - 4:39am | editor
Veteran civil rights activist P V Rajagopal on Sunday urged Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi to take steps in land reform in the state at an earlier date. Talking to reporters in Guwahati he...

Tea garden ditches kill more wild elephant calf

24 Sep 2013 - 11:34am | Jayanta Kumar Das
The unnatural death of one more wild elephant calf at Bhutiachang tea garden in Udalguri district has caused concern among nature loving people.The two months old male wild elephant breathed its last...

JFA condemns threats to Manipur media

5 Aug 2007 - 9:46am | editor
Guwahati : The Journalists Forum, Assam (JFA) has strongly condemned the combined threats to the media in Manipur from both official and unofficial quarters.In a meeting held in Guwahati on Saturday...