36th Karbi Youth festival under way

February 16, 2010

DIPHU, Feb 16: The five-day-long 36th Karbi Youth Festival (KYF) held under the aegis of Karbi Cultural Society (KCS) began at Taralangso near here in Karbi Anglong yesterday.
The youth carnival is organized to give a chance to the young generation of the district to show-case their talents in the fields of art, culture, customs and tradition.
The opening day of the extravaganza was flagged off with the opening of an artist camp by Dr Sarsing Terang followed by a flag hoisting ceremony conducted by KCS president Chandra Sing Kro. This was followed by an opening ceremony organized for the youth festival under the presidentship of KCS general secretary Saising Rongpi, which was attended by UPDS general secretary Horen Sing and chairman Longsodar Senar. KLNLF acting chairman Habey Tokbi and general secretary Thong Teron attended the programme as respected dignitaries.