Haflong, September 27, 2020 : In a bid to boost tourism in Dima Hasao district, the Dima Hasao Adventure Association (DHAA) in collaboration with Tourism Department, Dima Hasao on Sunday organized an adventure sports at Haludao village near Diyung bridge, around 6 km away from district HQ Haflong.
The adventure sports includes rappelling, zip lining etc..
Earlier, to mark the day, a 9 km marathon from Boat house, Haflong to Diyung bridge was flag off early in the morning by NCHAC Chairperson Smti. Ranu Langthasa in presence of NCHAC EM i/c Monjit Naiding, Dima Hasao DC Paul Barua and other dignitaries.
The marathon was categories for both men and women with no age bar, where over hundreds participated.
Later a formal celebration of the day was organized at Haludao village where NCHAC CEM Debolal Gorlosa grace the program as a chief guest along with other guest Chair person, Ranu Langthasa, EM i/c Monjit Naiding, EM Nandita Gorlosa, MAC Nojit Kemprai, Deputy director of tourism, Nirmendu Kemprai, DFO (West div) Tuhin Langthasa and others, followed by demonstration of adventure sports by experts.
While addressing the gathering CEM Gorlosa stress on tourism potential in the district and said that tourism can create employment and sustains healthy rural economics. He also appeals to preserve faunas of the district and maintain cleanliness in all tourist spots as to attract more tourist of both local and foreign.
Lastly, CEM Gorlosa applaud the organization for such adventure sports and assure to helps and allocates funds to discovers more hidden tourist destination in the district.
The programs concludes with distribution of prize money to winners of the marathon and vote of thanks by DHAA general secretayr, Ditujit Kemprai.
Later, locals youth were given an opportunity to try the adventure sports activity.