SUBJECT : : Namchi town is all set to host the three-day Namchi Mahaotsav starting from Friday

Preparations for Namchi Mahotsav. SE pic

Namchi(Sikkim), November 30, 2017: Namchi town is all set to host the three-day Namchi Mahaotsav starting from Friday. Final preparations were done on a hectic pace today for the festival.

A much awaited annual event, Namchi Mahotsav is an assemblage of culture, heritage, tourism, floriculture and fun while also bringing business for local stakeholders and self-help groups.

Chief Minister Pawan Chamling is scheduled to inaugurate the fest.

The organizing committee and heads of departments engaged in the fest held a meeting today morning for the final preparations.

Speaker K.N. Rai visited the venue and stalls of the fest to take stock of the preparations. He requested the organizing committee for some additional works to be carried out related to Namchi Smart City project.

Fest chief patron Raj Yadva, also the DC (south), informed Sikkim Express that preparation for the Namchi Mahotsav was carried out in coordination with various departments. It is the responsibility of all the officers and public to make the event successful, he said. He thanked the organizing committee for working tirelessly for the event.

Committee president Gagan Rai and general secretary Himal Tamang highlighted various aspects of Namchi Mahotsav.

Local artistes along with Mingma D Lepcha are performing tomorrow evening. The main attraction for the final evening show is Melina Rai of Nepali song ‘Kutu ma Kutu’ fame.

Source: Sikkim Express