Pakyong, Jan 14
A week long Maghey Mela 2019 started here today at Bengthang Tar, Pacheykhani in East Sikkim. The mela was inaugurated by Nakul Chettri, SDF General Secretary Coordination cum Publicity.
The Mela was organized by the local youths with an aim to preserve tradition and culture of Sikkimese Society.
The mela has traditional food stalls, cultural program featuring local and guest artists, games etc.
The Chief Guest encouraged the local youths to continue the tradition of organizing Maghey Mela in the area. He also urged them to grab the opportunity provided by the State government like One family One job and other schemes.