Yupia Feb 12: Minister of Urban Development & Planning Land Management etc Shri Nabam Rebia today inaugurated the new festival ground of Yupia Nyokum Yullo festival at Yupia today on 12/2/18.
Addressing the gathering Nabam Rebia called upon his Nyishi brethrens to preserve the true identity of celebration of Nyokum festival. He added that festival embodies the rich cultural and traditions of Nyishi people and spread message of peace, harmony and brotherhood.
Assuring every possible help to develop the festival ground as one permanent asset of the district Shri Rebia emphasized that area should be developed without disturbing its natural environment and effort must be to make it one of tourist attraction centre. It should serve the purpose of all communities of the state, he added. He also urged upon all district administration to give all kinds support during the time of need by the public.
DC Tai Kaye who attended the function as guest of honour called upon the people to keep Yupia town clean and beautiful and free from encroachment. Officers, ZPM Doimukh, public leaders, youths and public were present.