Skip to content Skip to navigation

Rongjeng gears up for trade fair

Rongjeng, the name of a tiny spot atop the East Garo Hills in Meghalaya seems to have dressed afresh. People in this beautiful place are busy with preparing for the Rongjeng Festival slated to begin from March 20.

The two days event, first of its kind in this place aims at showcasing their produces, wares, handlooms and handicrafts before the tourists of the country and abroad.

Ethnic culture and cuisine of the people are expected to steal the focus in the  market.

Entrepreneur from Assam and Nagaland are also expected join the event. Several state government departments have confirmed participation in the first village trade fair by holding stalls to make the people aware of the schemes for over all development.

The event further aims at giving the local talents - musicians, actors and artists  a common platform to boost their talents.

Organizers expect interested people to contact at 08575157016 or visit www.rongjeng.in.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to editor@assamtimes.org

Add new comment

Random Stories

Workshop on 'Media and Environment' at Nameri

23 Jul 2013 - 8:47pm | Jayanta Kumar Das
Assam (Bhoreli) Angling and Conservation Association organised a state level workshop on media and environment on July 20 at Nameri Eco Camp. Media persons belonging to both leading print and...

Merger of regional forces seemed to be taken U-turn

8 May 2008 - 3:47pm | Nagendra Sarma
The May 5, which was called to be a red letter day in the history of regional politics in the state of Assam when almost all the leaders after having a meet with eleven member committee and agreed to...

JFA expresses sorrow over scribes’ demise

11 Feb 2018 - 10:41am | AT News
Guwahati: Journalists’ Forum Assam (JFA) expresses sorrow over the demises of two journalists in the last few days and urged the government to sanction financial assistances to the bereaved families...