Annapurna Tourism festival inaugurated

POKHARA: The second phase of Annapurna Century Tourism festival 2017 kicked off  at Chhomrong of Annapurna Rural Municipality in Myagdi on Monday.

The festival organised by Annapurna Century Tourism Committee and managed by  Annapurna Rural Municipality and Tourism Management Sub-committee  Chhomrong will run for 15 days. Festival Principal Management Committee coordinator Lalit Gurung said the festival had started coinciding with the Gurung community’s festival of Lhosar. The first phase of the fair was held at Annapurna Base Camp two months ago.

During the inauguration ceremony, various cultural shows were staged. Various activities, including a women’s football tournament and free health check-up, will  be conducted during the festival.