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Junbeel mela ends

Joonbeel mela ends on Saturday with huge response in Jagiroad. The final day of the grand fair focused the historic meeting of the titular Guva king.
The focus on Friday was the historic barter system. Those from the hills exchanged ginger, chillies, potatoes, turmeric to be exchanged with the dry fish, vegetables with their counterparts in the plains.
A host of foreign tourists also visited the fair to be excited.        
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