GUWAHATI, Oct 17 - The First Lady of Assam, Prem Mukhi, along with women from different walks of life celebrated the auspicious Karva Chauth festival at Raj Bhavan today.
Observing the festival, the First Lady said that she was extremely happy to have been in a position to celebrate the festival along with other women in Assam.
The women celebrated Karva Chauth and also chanted prayers together.
Karva Chauth, a traditional Hindu festival, is observed by the womenfolk praying for a long life and wellbeing of their husbands.
Priti Kumar, wife of Chief Secretary Alok Kumar, and Suman Pipersenia, wife of former Chief Secretary VK Pipersenia, along with a host of others participated in the celebration, an official release said.