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Tsungremmong Hornbill Festival concludes

Dimapur, August 4: The 3-day long Tsungremmong Mini Hornbill Festival concluded at Imkokongmeren Sports Complex, Mokochung on August 3, which was graced by DC Mokokchung, Sachin Jaiswal, IAS as special guest.
The evening programme was marked by song and dance performance from Rock bands and dance crews. Earlier in the programme, the DC did the honour of giving away the prizes to the winners in different events conducted during the festival: Inter- ward Tug of War competition winner- Salangtem ward; Top Spinning winner- Kumlong Ward; Indigenous Fire Making competition winner- Merenchiba (AKTM); Bamboo Plate Making competition winner- Yangerjungba (TKM); Indigenous Bamboo Race winner- Marnungtet (Alempang ward); Grease Pole Climbing winner- Yimyu ward; Cart Race winner- Lijaba Lijen ward and Cock Fight competition winner-Aowati (Yimyu ward). In cultural troupes event the winners are Asetkong Cultural troupe (Longpa), in the Watsu (Women) indigenous cooking competition Aongza Watsu unit bagged the top place, Kisangwala secured the Junior solo competition title, Speech Reading competition winner went to Limben Jamir and GMS Tongdentsuyung won the under -14 inter school barefoot football competition. (Page News Service)