DIBRUGARH, Sept 28 - As many as 298 community Durga Puja celebrations in the district have set the pace for four days of merriment. The city alone has 105 public puja sites. The rest are elsewhere in the district, with the following break up: 69 in Tengakhat Revenue Circle, 53 in Naharkatia Revenue Circle, 27 in Chabua Revenue Circle, 26 in Moran Revenue Circle and 18 within Tingkhong Revenue Circle.
In view of the nationwide cleanliness drive, the district administration has announced award for maintaining cleanliness within and in the surroundings of the puja pandals. The awards will be announced on October 2, local district officials told reporters.
Dibrugarh SP Gautam Bora made an appeal to all puja committees to bring idols for the immersion to the designated ghats by 6 pm.