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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.

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