The Union Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) will be organising an event called North East Calling on 9-10 September 2017.
The event will be organised under its Destination North East series of the year 2017.
• The purpose of the North East Calling is to promote the art, culture, heritage, cuisine, handicrafts, business and tourism of North East India.
• The two-day event will be held at India Gate lawns from 11.00 AM to 10.00 PM. The entry for the general public will be free.
• The event will showcase all activities and products of North-East.
• The event also coincides with the 16th Anniversary of Ministry of DoNER.
• In the run-up of to the event, a variety of contests with North East as the theme are open to the public with attractive prizes.
• The contests include Photography and Caption Contest, video contest, Choreography Contest for Colleges on the theme “Connect NE”, Quiz Competition for schools and colleges, Best North-Eastern attire in the crowd, Home Chef Contest.
• The event will include Music Festival for bands of North-East, Cultural Night for Dances of North-East, Handloom Demo Show etc.