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Holi celebrated at Tangla

The Holi festivity gripped the people of the town which marks the advent of the spring.Though people were celebrating the festival of color with pomp and gaiety on Monday.

The Bhergaon sub-divisional police had impounded several motorbikes of college youths who didn't have driving licence or were drunk. While the youths where made to wait till noon only to be fined . The guardians of the youths opined that without hassling the youths could have been fined on spot.

The ‘moral policing’  had completly taken the sheen off the celebrations. While revellers gripped in festive mood took out rally throughout the town . Childrens and youths were seen on the streets  playing holi .

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Recipient of The Annual Colosseum Awards 2014 & 2015 (by The Assam Tribune group), Shajid Khan is a journalist based in Tangla.In his stint of journalistic experience he has contributed numerous political, socio-political stories for bountiful national,international as well as Assam based publications. He also pens down analytic commentary on print and web based publications.

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