Harihee Tihar will also have a stall of Chhiti Garhdi dishes, organizing Gadi Races, Kho-Kho, Kabadi, Phugari, Billas etc.
Hareli Tihar will remain on government holiday in Chhattisgarh
On the occasion of Raipur, Hareli Tihar, cultural programs and rural sports competition will be organized in all the district headquarters, district headquarters and Gram Panchayats of Chhattisgarh State. Instructions have been issued by General Administration Department to celebrate Hareli Tihar with extensive public participation.
It is noteworthy that a major initiative has been taken by the Chhattisgarh government to announce the general holiday on August 1 for the protection and promotion of Chhattisgarhi culture. In the presence of the chief guest on the evening of Hareli Tihar, cultural events will be organized keeping in view the folk tradition of Chhattisgarh. In sports sports will be organized like Gadi Race, Kho-Kho, Kabadi, Phugari, Billas etc. A stall of Chhattisgarhi dishes will also be installed at the venue. Sports winners will also be rewarded. Planting will be done in every program symbolically.
Department of Panchayat and Rural Development, Agriculture Development and Farmers Welfare and Department of Biotechnology, Culture, Department of Forest, as well as Public Relations Department, which will promote Rural Development and Rural Economy in the event of Hareli Tihar, will be prominently participated by the Department of Public Relations.
On the occasion of Hareli Tihar, newly built gousters will be inaugurated by the Chief Guest in the presence of villagers. Panchayat and Rural Development Department has been made nodal department for organizing Tihar. Keeping in view the tradition of Chhattisgarh, keeping in view the glory of Harilee Tihar, instructions have been given for constituting a committee under the chairmanship of the District Collector, who will conduct Chhattisgarhi cultural program, Chhattisgarhi sports stall, Chattisgarhi dishes and stalls of Gautan In relation to the programs will be finalized.