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Governor extends Hunapongpi greetings

Nagaland News

Dimapur, August 17: Nagaland Governor RN Ravi has greeted Sangtam community on the occasion of Hunapongpi festival.

“The celebrations of Hunapongpi is to display affection and care for one another. Children are the prominent participants in this festival whereby they learn to preserve the beautiful culture displayed in the form of folk songs, dances and traditional sports. It provides an opportunity to understand and appreciate the beauty of the underlying ancient philosophies of the community,” he said.
Calling upon all to celebrate the festival following Covid appropriate behaviors, the Governor wished Sangtam community all happiness, good health and prosperity..
NSCN (R) has extended ‘Hunapongpi’ greetings, which is usually celebrated in mid-August, to the Sangtam community.
“Hunapongpi festival showcases the vibrant culture of the Sangtam community and also reflects harmony and peaceful coexistence,” it stated in a message issued on Tuesday.
(Page News Service)