Tripura government decided to host an event on the lines of Nagaland’s Hornbill Festival.
The two-day festival will be held from February 8 in Baramura Hills or Hathai Kotor in West district to boost tourism.
“Beautiful sighting has become very common nowadays in the Hathai Kotor (Baramura Hills), where two days Hornbill Festival is taking place on coming 8th-9th February to preserve this wild bird that is facing the threat of extinction. #IncredibleTripura”, Chief minister Biplab Deb tweeted recently.
Chief Whip of the Tripura Legislative Assembly Kalyani Roy during the recently held session of the House said the Hornbill Festival will be celebrated for two days from February 8.