Brahmaputra Utsav
Eco Walk as part of the Brahmaputra Utsav.

Dibrugarh district on Thursday started celebrating the Brahmaputra Utsav with a 2-day programme as a part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.

The Brahmaputra Utsav will conclude on December 17, 2021.

On Thursday, the celebration started with an Eco Walk from the Dibrugarh Municipal Board office to Puja Ghat near river Brahmaputra.

In addition, a cleaning drive and a drawing and essay competition will be held at the Puja Ghat on the banks of the Brahmaputra River for all, regardless of age.

In addition to this, the famous monument Raidongia Dol at Lejai-Kalakhowa will be illuminated at night.

On Friday at 7 am, a bicycle rally will be taken out from the premises of the Deputy Commissioner’s Office to the Sessa bridge via Khanikar.

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A Yoga programme will be orgainsed at the Multipurpose Sports Stadium at 8.30 am on Friday.

Assam Water Resources Minister Piyush Hazarika will inaugurate the cultural evening on Friday.

The cultural evening will be participated by popular local singers.

Dibrugarh MLA Prashant Phukan will also be present on the occasion.

All the guests, invited to the event, will be felicitated and an award ceremony will be held.

Avik Chakraborty

Avik Chakraborty is Northeast Now Correspondent in Dibrugarh. He can be reached at: babs8oct@gmail.com