'Rash Leela' observed in Moulvibazar

Our Correspondent

2 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

MOULVIBAZAR: Bangladeshi Meitei and Bishnupriya Hindu Manipuri Community observed their grand religious festival 'Rash Leela' in Kamalganj of the district.

The Rash dance was started at midnight and completed on Tuesday morning. Earlier the programme was started with a presentation of 'Gustha Leela' (farmer-boy dance) at Shibbazar Jora Mandap in Madhabpur at Monday noon, said Advocate Chad Murari Shing shopon, ex-president of organising committee of Madhabpur Jora Mandap.

Kamalganj Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Ashekul Haque said this year's Rash festival was celebrated in a limited scale. The fair and cultural concert had been canceled due to pandemic situation.