Preparations underway for Bascon-4 festival

BASAR, Nov 27: Preparations are underway for celebration of the Bascon-4 festival here in Lepa Rada district from 1 to 3 December.
While informing about the Bascon-4, festival organizing committee chairman Kargo Bam said this time it will be celebrated in a different and unique way.
“The festival will be plastic free and completely bio-degradable material will only be used during the celebration,” he said.
He said the festival will showcase the vibrant tribal cultures of the state. There will also be cultural exchange among the various tribes of Arunachal.
Bam informed that the accommodation for the tourists and cultural troupes would be arranged in the nearby villages instead of hotels and government facilities like inspection bungalow to encourage home-stay.
Other special attractions of the festival will be nature walk, traditional games and sports competitions, he informed.
Meanwhile, Lepa Rada DTO TK Kopak on 26 November visited the festival ground and took stock of progress in the preparation of the festival.