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Joy and solemnity of Me-Dam-Me-Phi

The Ahom community in Assam is observing Me-Dam-Me-Phi on Wednesday across they remembering their forefathers with traditional religious fervour.

Various organizations are holding puja in the public places and Moidams with a Day long programmes. Seminars, quiz and drawing competitions are also lined up to mark the occasion.

The Assam government and a few local organizations are holding a two day long Me-Dam-Me-Phi from Wednesday. In Guwahati also, the occasion is holding in Natboma, Beltola, Bamunimoidam and Hengrabari.

A colourful function at the historic Talatol Ghar premises in the outskirt of Sivasagar town is pulling huge crowd from morning where people irrespective of castes and creeds have come to share the joy of the occasion.

The occasion is also holding in Lakhimpur, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Golaghat, Nagaon and Tezpur.

Congress, AGP and BJP have greeted the people on the occasion of this traditional Ahom festival.

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