‘Anchor hunt’ event organised

HAPOLI, 27 Jun: Four anchors – Tage Tunya, Radhe Sumpa, Nani Halyi and Doging Hinda – were selected in the 3rd ‘Anchor Hunt’ programme organised by the Central Dree Festival Committee (CDFC) and the Apatani Youth Association here in Lower Subansiri district on Monday.

Nending Ommo, who will mentor the selected anchors, informed that there will be four days of grooming sessions, “which will include soft skills, situational analysis, field practical, voice modulation, etc.”

The event was sponsored by social worker and youth leader Nani Opo, who said that his mission is to “curb out the drug menace of Ziro in line with Tanw Supun Dukun with the slogan ‘Zero Drugs Ziro’.” He said that he wants to “provide all possible platforms to the youths to not let them wander away in wrong path.”

CDFC chief cultural secretary Doging Tabyo informed that the selected anchors will be given the chance to host cultural events during Dree festival.

The event was judged by renowned singer and performer Hage Komo, VLCC Femina Miss India Arunachal Pradesh-2020 Millo Meena, renowned anchor Hage Yami Michi, and Nending Ommo.

CDFC general secretary Tage Taki also spoke.