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Delhi Angamis celebrate Sekrenyi with tradition fervour

Delhi Sekrenyi

Our Spl. Correspondent
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 27: The green lawns of Nagaland House at the APJ Abdul Kalam came alive on Sunday rejoicing the Naga tradition and Angami wrestling, music and food.
The Angami Krotho Delhi celebrated the Sekrenyi Festival at the Nagaland House premises on Sunday.
The Angami traditional wrestling ~ Kene ~ was the major attraction.
The function was attended among others by Hibu Tamang, Joint Commissioner of Police. He is in charge of Delhi police special cell for Northeastern people living in Delhi and NCR.
In his speech, Tamang urged Naga youths residing in Delhi to be responsible in their conduct.
He said Northeast region would need them and their potentials for various top posts in Delhi in days to come.
He said Spring is the season of festival for Northeast people and in various States in the Northeast are celebrating the post harvest festivals across the region since October.
He said the youths should reflect on their rich tradition. It will be also relevant for the youths to focus on career and that can be ensured also by preparing themselves effectively by following the guidance of their parents.
“It is time to have a Guru…that Guru can be your father or mother or an elder brother”, he said and urged the youths to be transparent to their parents and near and dear ones always and develop an habit of sharing all their problems with near and dear ones.
Eminent body builder Kenelilelie Surunuo was also felicitated on the occasion.
Wrestler Vijalie Suokhrie won the Rs 10,000 cash money by defeating his own brother Khrielie Suokhrie.