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Cultural rally spreads message of unity in diversity

A Correspondent

TANGLA, April 16: As a part of the three-day programme for the celebration of Rongali Bihu by Xadou Tangla Rongali Bihu Xanmilani, the second day celebration on Monday was marked with a multi-diverse cultural procession reflecting various communities. The rally was taken out from Tangla HS playground throughout the town. The rally was inaugurated by physician, Dr. Nani Gopal Sahariah. Cultural troupes of Adivasi, Rabha, Sarania-Kachari, Gorkha communities besides Bihu Xanmilanis literally portrayed the greater Assamese society.
Significantly people of the town 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 troupes 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.