Jorethang, Dec 18
The Jorethang Maghey Mela 2020 Organizing Committee today inspected Jorethang Bazar and surrounding areas to finalize sites for the upcoming Jorethang Maghey Mela 2020 festival, scheduled for January next month.
Chief Patron of JMM Organizing Committee and Area MLA Sunita Gajmer conducted the survey and was accompanied by government officials from various departments, MEO (NJMC) Rajni Pega, SDM Jorethang, SDPO Shri Santosh Shrestha, and members of JMM organizing committee.
After proper surveys and discussions, the venue for different events shall be finalized. The Area MLA Gajmer informed that the committee was determined to make this year’s Maghey Mela very different, unique and organized one, unlike in the past. She further said, “After the change in government, the present dispensation is working towards making it a unique and one of it’s kind Mela.”
Other committee members accompanying the survey group also informed that the focus of this year’s Mela would be to promote our tradition and culture, which is mostly ignored in the present times. As a new addition, the Chief Minister’s Gold Cup will also begin and the finals will be played on the last day of Maghey Mela. The Jorethang Maghey Mela 2020 has even been extended to 5 days and will begin from the 15th of January 2020.