Bhutanesse Minister Joins Bwisagu Celebration In Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR, APRIL 16: Bhutanesse minister for Economic affairs Lyonpo Loknath Sharma, consul general, Royal Bhutanese consulate general, Guwahati Jigme Thinlye Namgyel have joined the celebration of Rongjali Bwisagu festival today in Kokrajhar while marking the visit in ‘City of Peace in Kokrajhar’.

A seven member delegation from neighbouring Bhutan country under the leadership of Sharma have visited at the residence of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) CEM Pramod Boro in Kokrajhar town.

Bhutanesse minister and delegation team was accorded warm welcome and felicitation with traditional Aronai in Kokrajhar besides offering attractive BWISAGU song and dances.

Bhutanesse minister Sharma have  greeted all citizens of Bodolanf region as well across the state on the occasion of happy Bwisagu and wishes a happy successful celebration of Rongjali Bwisagu/Rongali Bihu in the region.

He said that the Bodoland region has been sharing several kilometers of border with Bhutan country and maintaining a healthy correlations since long years.

“Bhutan and Bodoland region have a good relation and cooperation on cultural, economic development in the region”, Sharma said.

BTR CEM Pramod Boro has extended his Bwisagu greetings to all citizens of the region and state of Assam.

He said that the Bhutanesse delegation team enjoyed Rongjali Bwisagu in Kokrajhar and shared views on several aspects like building up healthy and cooperations among the peoples of Bodoland region and Bhutan country.

He informed that the delegation team had a fruitful discussion on the welfare and development of the common masses of the border areas besides bridging a good cooperations in days to come.

Meanwhile, peoples from all walks of life offered their Bihu dance and Bwisagu dance in the Rongali Bihu/Rongjali Bwisagu celebration being organised at Kokrajhar Govt HS and MP School playground in Kokrajhar today.

The Kokrajhar Rongali Bihu celebration committee has organised 64th Rongali Bihu/Rongjali Bwisagu Utsov in Kokrajhar.

The Bihu celebration programme was started with flag hoisting followed by Bihu/ Bwisagu dance that gathered an attractive cultural demonstration.