CM Raut to initiate to establish Tharu Museum

LAHAN, SIRAHA: Province 2 Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut has opined for establishing a Tharu Museum to preserve the attires and culture of the Tharu community.

Tharu communities observed Maghi festival across the country on Tuesday.

With the establishment of the museum, the identity of the community would be more visible for the visitors, Raut said. While inaugurating the Maghi festival at Surunga, Kushaha in Saptari Municipality-5, CM Raut expressed his commitment to this effect from the provincial government side.

Speaking at the programme, Nepali Congress lawmaker Teju Lal Chaudhary said that the provincial government should pay more attention for uplifting Tharu community and preserving their culture.

The two-day festival has showcased various cultural attires and delicacies of the Tharu community.