The preparatory meeting for the celebration of the Annual Tribal Cultural festival Mondei-2012 was held at the Zilla Parisad Conference hall under the chairpersonship of District Collector Ms.Yamini Sarangi ,here on Monday.
It was decided that Mondei will kicks off from Podagada the historic place under Umerkote block. The block level Mondei will be kicks off from 28th October to 5 November and the district level festival will be from 6th to 10th November.
Like the previous years the festivals will have cultural programmes consisting of Drama, dance, songs, sports, traditional music, open quiz, drawing, recitation of Poem, healthy baby contest, Photo exhibition, sand arts, competitions will be held.
Nabarangpur SP, Brijesh Kumar Rai, Zilla Parisad President, Motiram Nayak, Vice-Chairperson, Nibadita Mohanty, all the members of Mondei committee, district level officers, present at the Meeting.