Second Indigenous nationalities Cultural and Tourism festival to be held in Lamjung


    Lamjung: The ‘Second Indigenous Nationalities Cultural and Tourism’ Festival will be held in Lamjung district. The festival has been scheduled from March 6 to March 15.

    According to the chairperson of Indigenous Nationalities’ Federation District Coordination Council (INFDCC), Mr.Harijung Tamang said that the festival has been organised to politically, economically and socially empower the nine indigenous communities in the district with distinct identities, languages and cultures, and to promote the Visit Nepal Year 2020 campaign.

    Cultural processions, educational, agro and scientific exhibitions, children’s park and various recreational activities with national artistes will be the major attraction of the festival. The organizers informed that around 200,000 tourists and transactions worth Rs 20 million have been expected in the festival.

    Source: THT