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While inviting people from other states to witness the Falcon Festival and taste the various lip-smacking ethnic cuisine, he informed that preparation for the festival was going on in full swing and surface communication was being spruced up so that no hurdles are faced by the visitors while reaching Umrangso by road. Falcon Festival starts Nov 15 in Umrangso. Falcon Festival, the grand music festival will be held from November 15 to November 17 this year in Umrangso under Dima Hasao district. This video from India says about itself: 3RD EDITION OF FALCON FESTIVAL BEGINS. The festival aims to create awareness about the conservation of birds and animals among masses and to promote tourism. Later Police visited the spot and identified the deceased as Dhiraj Kemprai resident of Langting in Dima Hasao district. Published on November 16, 2019. by Mayukh Goswami: A lively region with ever so vivacious culture and landscape, North Cachar is a nature lover’s heaven with cascading waterfalls, streams and rivulets and the chain of emerald green mountains. Two Amur Falcon birds radio-tagged last year have come back for roosting after traversing over 29,000-km migratory route from Siberia . Read more. Join Facebook to connect with Donpainon Thaosen and others you may know. Pijush Hazarika inaugurates 5th edition of Falcon Festival. Celebrated singer Papon will be seen along with 10 mega models of North East. Dima Hasao as it is called has attractions like Jatinga, Haflong, Maibang, Umrangso and Panimoor. It is the second largest district of Assam after Karbi Anglong. 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A grand music festival alongside a host of other events at the beautiful Umrangso, Dima Hasao,Assam. The festival this year starts on 15th of November and shall last till 17th of November. The three-day festival, to be organized by the NC Hills Autonomous Council (NCHAC), will begin on November 15. The festival will be held at Golf Course Field, Umrangso and the participants shall have the chance to feast one's eyes on live performance by Papon. By Swambudhan Phonglo | Thursday, Oct 29, 2015 (03:10 pm) An awareness campaign about the need to provide safe passage to Amur falcons is going to be held on October 31 to November 1 at Umrangso, in Dima Sasao district. feature in this festival are: Motherjane (Kochi), Induscreed (Mumbai), Subasana Free Download B 8EIGHT Alikati Official Music Video MP3, Size: 5.31 MB, Duration: 4 minutes and 2 seconds, Bitrate: 192 Kbps. HAFLONG, Nov 16: The three-day Falcon Festival kicked-off from Saturday with cultural programmes, sports and stalls selling ethnic handloom and cuisines. © 2020 - Pratidin Time. It will be organized by N C Hills Autonomous Council from November 15 to November 17. Guwahati Ropeway To Remain Closed For 5 Days, Jahnu Barua To Direct Film On Lachit Borphukan, Military Reforms: Govt Creates 2 New Posts, Bangladesh Ships 1,600 Rohingya to Remote Island. The three-day-long festival aims at creating awareness among the people about Amur Falcons, the longest traveled migratory birds. The first session of the Amur Falcon festival was held in the year 2015. It may be mentioned here that Amur falcons visit each year during the last week of October or the first week of November to roost in Dima Hasao. It breeds in south eastern and northern China before migrating in large flocks across India and over the Arabian Sea to winter in South Africa. Not Being Able to Watch Pratidin Time on TV . Falcon Festival at Umrangso. The Umrangso Story: How an Assam village turned from... Assam News Time8 Webdesk-12-Nov-20 @ 14:21. Donpainon Thaosen is on Facebook. Other bands and artistes likely to This year the Falcon festival will also host an international fashion show with 16 […] international fashion show with 16 supermodels from Europe and South America Dima Hasao, November 16, 2019: The 5th Amur Falcon festival kicked off at Umrangso in Dima Hasao district of Assam, and the inauguration was done by Minister of Health, Assam, Pijush Hazarika. All Rights Reserved. Issue 3 Vol 4 - OCTOBER 20 TO OCTOBER 26 , 2014 This year the Falcon festival will also host an A Correspondent. Falcon Festival, the grand music festival will be held from November 15 to November 17 this year in Umrangso under Dima Hasao district. The town got together to celebrate the first ever two day Falcon Festival organised by Blue Hills Society and supported by Assam Forest Department, 38 Assam Rifles, Charities Aid Foundation (CAF)- India and Wildlife Trust of India (WTI). Geography. 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World. “Since Dima Hasao is stocked with nature’s bounty and rich in flora and fauna, this festival will be an invitation for tourists, researchers and nature enthusiasts to come and explore Dima Hasao,” said a member of Falcon Festival. Falcon festival under way at Umrangso CORRESPONDENT HAFLONG, Nov 16 - Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, etc., Pijush Hazarika inaugurated the 5th edition of Falcon Festival-2019 at Umrangso in the presence of a huge gathering on Friday. The Falcon festival was held at Golf field Umrangso, Dima Hasao district. We The State-Issue 4 Vol 3 - Free download as PDF File (.pdf), Text File (.txt) or read online for free. Umrangso in Dima Hasao district is all set to host Falcon Festival. Dutta (Assam), Spreading Roots (Assam) Catherine Khiangte (Mizoram), Family Amur falcon is a small raptor of the falcon family. The three-day-long festival aims at creating awareness among the people about Amur Falcons, the longest traveled migratory birds. The 2019 South Korean black comedy thriller film... Read more. Umrangso is known as the industrial town of Dima Hasao district. performing his numbers during the festival. Falcon Festival, Umrangso. Though the agitators in Assam claimed that the Bill violates […] Assam minister of state for health and family welfare, Pijush Hazarika inaugurated the festival at Golf Course, Umrangsu in south Assam’s Dima Hasao district. The district headquarters are located at Haflong.Dima Hasao district occupies an area of 4,888 square kilometres (1,887 sq mi)., comparatively equivalent to Brazil's Ilha Grande do Gurupá. The bells of Falcon Festival 2019 has already started ringing. Pratidin Time - Leading TV News Channel in Assam. Umrangso, October 31, 2015: The town of Umrangso in Assam witnessed two days that had fun, music and dance written all over it. Tree (Assam), Feli Fanai (Mizoram) and other local bands. Dima Hasao Autonomous Council has announced a complete lockdown for the Dima Hasao district from July 4 for two … The body of a youth was found at the site of Falcon festival in the NEEPCO water reservoir. The Falcon Festival is held annually in October and November in Umrangso, Karbi Anlong to raise awareness about the Amur Falcons that roost near the scenic Kopli reservoir in large numbers. 19 November 2017. 5.3K likes. Haflong: Preparations for hosting the Falcon Festival at the golf course near Umrangso are going on in full swing.