SHILLONG, April 7 - Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad and Chief Minister Conrad Sangma have greeted the people on occasion of Shad Suk Mynsiem festival which began in the State today.
The annual thanksgiving dance festival is held by the indigenous community to show admiration for God. It is organised throughout the Khasi Hills during Spring season and prayers are held for a rich harvest.
In his message, Prasad conveyed his best wishes to the people and hoped that the festival would �preserve, conserve and promote the uniqueness of Khasi beliefs, tradition and culture.�
The CM in his message conveyed his appreciation to the Seng Khasi Kmei for its effort to preserve the indigenous culture and tradition. The festival would end on April 9 at the Weiking Field at Jaiaw here.