Thursday, October 6, 2022

Sukrunye festival at Phek

DIMAPUR | Publish Date: 1/17/2022 1:16:22 PM IST

Sukrunye-cum-Mini Hornbill festival and the 17th edition of the Inter-ward Tournament, organized by Phek Town Youth Society (PTYS) under the aegis ‘synchronized elevation’, got underway on January 15 at Phek local ground. 

The event is organised by PTYS in collaboration with the department of Tourism and Nehru Yuva, Phek

Inaugurating the event, Deputy Commissioner Phek, Razouvolie Dozo said it was a great day for the people of Phek town as they enjoy authentic celebrations of a significant festival handed down by the forefathers.  

He asked the people not to lose the rich culture and social behavior and added the imperative need to maintain Covid-19 protocol. 

The function was chaired by PTYS advisor, Neihite Akami while invocation prayer was said by PTBC pastor Ngutsolo Therie and welcome address was delivered by PTYS president, Neizote Venuh.