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Coordination Meeting on Celebration of Yomgo River Festival Held.

Publish Date : 11/11/2019

Meeting for YRF

Aalo 08 Nov:- The preliminary meeting for the Yomgo River Festival 2019-20 was held under the Chairmanship of West Siang Deputy Commissioner at Conference Hall of DC Office on 8th November last.
The DC said that venue of the festival has to be decided first as construction of log and bamboo bridge over Yomgo River not only incur cost involvement but poses security threat to accommodate thousands of people that come and go to the venue. The annual event should be able to showcase rich values of culture, practices, art and handicraft from tourism perspective and events have to be managed by professional Event Manager to make it better year by year. Separate Committees should be constituted to for every event and a Core Committee will supervise those constituted Committees for successful celebration and sought whole hearted participation by officers and public.
.The District Tourism Officer, Shri T.K.Kopak outlined the broad objective behind conducting the meeting and said that such a big festival require involvement of all stratas of people to make it a calendar event in the district. The Head of Offices who attended the meeting also gave useful suggestion on venue, date, mode of celebration, tendering of event, appointment of Event Manager, Law and order problem, mobilization through social media etc.

DIPRO, Aalo