GAURIPUR, April 16 - Rajahuwa Rongali Bihu covering the greater Golakganj area will be celebrated with a two-day programme on April 29 and 30 next at the playground of Jagamohan Vidyapith, Golakganj.
Meanwhile, a strong celebration committee has been formed with Abdul Hai Prodhani as president and Debananda Thakur, Pulak Ray and Jaydev Ray as the secretaries.
On April 30, the Bihu flag will be hoisted by Abdul Hai Prodhani which will be followed by smriti tarpan and plantation of tree saplings. Mukoli Bihu will be declared open by Aswini Roy Sarkar, MLA and thereafter competitions on Bihu Konwari and Rajbongshi Koina will be held. On April 30, art competition, Bihu Pari and Rajbongshi Koina will be held. A souvenir Mejankari will be released by Chayanika Thakuria, Circle Officer, Golakganj. The prize distribution meeting will be attended by the Deputy Commissioner and the local MLA.
The cultural evening will be opened by Anantalal Gyani, Deputy Commissioner, Dhubri. Besides local artists, invited artists from North Bengal and Guwahati are expected to take part in the cultural evening.