Dimapur March 31: Nagaland Governor RN Ravi has extended greetings to the to the Konyak and Phom communities on the occasion of Aoleang and Monyü festival respectively.
In his message, the Governor said Aoleang festival is an occasion for the Konyak people to pray for a bountiful harvest.
“A period of the festival is also dedicated to spending time with family which is required more than ever before,” he said.
Ravi said the traditional Monyü festival is also an occasion for Phom community to show love and respect for one another realizing the uncertainty of the future.
The Governor expressed appreciation to the Konyak and Phom communities for showing the true essence of the festivals by practizing ‘social distancing’, and in turn containing the spread of the deadly virus in this time of pandemic as the celebration is being carried out from their respective homes.
He wished peace and good health to the people of Nagaland as the people observe the festivals in confinement. (Page News Service)