Dree cultural extravaganza underway

Dree cultural extravaganza underway

ITANAGAR, Jul 2: As part of the Dree festivities, a three-day cultural extravaganza has got underway at the Dree Ground, Papu Nallah here on Sunday evening. The event was inaugurated by Er Dani Gambo, chairman of Capital Complex Dree Festival Celebration Committee. On the occasion, troupes from different parts of Capital Complex performed several dance numbers enthralling the crowd.

Earlier, the gathering observed one-minute silence as a mark of respect to late Nani Challa, a renowned Apatani lyricist, academician and social reformer, who passed away on June 29 at the age of 64 years after a brief illness. He had composed the famous Dree festival anthem.

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