Dimapur, February 29: Tuophema village under the aegis of it’s village council celebrated ‘Sekrenyi’ festival of purification with fanfare on February 27 at amphitheatre, Tuophema village.
Gracing the celebration as the special guest, Thepfuneituo Rio, a contractor has stressed on unity among the villagers and obedience to its leaders and elders.
Forgiveness, he said is the key to peace, harmony and happiness among the people, and urged the people to absolve the wrong of others.
Rio was of the view that the village is blessed in many ways than any other villages, and urged the people to continue to maintain the good values of unity, brotherhood and cleanliness.
The festival also saw competition of folk songs among the khels, which was keenly participated by men and women.
Both foreign and domestic tourists were seen revelling in the colourful traditional attires and folk songs presented by the villagers.
Tati Group Enterprise organised the Sekrenyi concert in the evening featuring renown artistes like LC Sekhose, The Cotton County, Lapla, Jojo etc. The concert was hosted by Ruopfuzhano Whiso.
(Page News Service)