KOKRAJHAR, April 12 - The 4th Baokhungri Festival, 2016 began with a two- day-long programme at the foothill of Baokhungri near Kokrajhar town here today.
Deputy Chief of BTC Khampa Borgayary inaugurated the festival at a brief function as the chief guest while the arena of the indigenous games was inaugurated by BTC EM and in-charge, Sports etc., Doneswar Goyari. CHD, Tourism of BTC, Mohan Brahma, CHD, Sports, BTC Jyogobati Mahilary, principal secretary of BTC Robinson Mushahary, among others, also attended the inaugural programme.
Observance committee said that the BTC authority has decided to organise the Baokhungri festival with an intention to make it more attractive and to make a proper road map for Baokhungri hill to enlist it as a tourist spot.
The observance committee further said the ethnic food festival, cock fight, paragliding and indigenous games would be the attractive programmes of the festival.