Sngi Lum Lang Festival celebrated by Jaintias in Dima Hasao

Haflong, January 8, 2020 : The ‘Sngi Lum Lang’festival was celebrated by the Jaintia community at Dimbuchera, Harangajao in Dima Hasao district of Assam on January 7, 2020 with traditional fervour and gaiety. The festival was graced as the chief guest by the local MAC of Harangajao Constituency Amendu Hojai, who is also the Executive Member of North Cachar Hills Autonomous Coulcil, Haflong. He was accompanied by local leaders along with other social leaders.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Guest Amendu Hojai said that the N.C.Hills Autonomous Coulcil will provide Rs, 50 Lakhs for the development of Harangajao area, which may be utilized for Cultural development or any other development purpose and 10 (ten) numbers of meritorious students will also be given Laptops.
The festival celebrated with an aim to revive the culture and customs of the Jaintias was attended by Jatinga community leaders and villagers in large number with traditional attires. Many cultural dances were performed on the occasion and special cultural programme was held in the evening.