GORESWAR, April 22 - The 37th annual Betna Anchalik Rongali Bihu will be celebrated at the Betna High School playground with a three-day colourful programme from April 29 in collaboration with Betna Arunaday Sangha.
As per the programme on April 29, Satyanath Deka will hoist the flag of Betna Arunaday Sangha while Ganapati Deka will hoist the Bihu flag. Bhumidhar Deka will perform the smriti tarpan programme and the sapling plantation programme will be performed by Mahendra Bora and many others. Ghanashyam Deka will inaugurate the games and sports competitions while Suren Chandra Boro will inaugurate the Super Star competition.
On April 30, a race will be inaugurated by Mun Boro. The Hari Charan Deka Memorial Bihu Stage will be inaugurated by Maheswar Basumatary, EM of BTC. Dhananjay Basumatary, Chairman of Goreswar Municipal Board will light the ceremonial earthen lamps in the evening.
On May 1, the prize distribution programme will be inaugurated by retired teacher Amindra Nath. A felicitation programme of senior citizens of the area will also be held on the occasion. Following the ceremonial lighting of lamps, the cultural stage will be inaugurated by Bhabesh Kalita, local MLA as well as minister of state.
In this connection a strong reception committee was formed with Dayal Krishna Deka as president and Kamalakanta Swargiary as general secretary along with several sub-committees.