Khasi and Jaintia Hills Current Affairs, GK & News
Meghalaya’s state animal – Clouded Leopard will be the official mascot for the 39th National Games 2022, which is coinciding with the 50th year of the creation of the state. This decision was taken at the first National Games 2022 executive committee meeting chaired by Meghalaya Sports and Youth Affairs Minister . Meghalaya will be ..
Topics: Clouded leopard • Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council • Khasi and Jaintia Hills • Mammals • Meghalaya • Neofelis • Northeast India • Seven Sister States • States and union territories of India • Tourism in North East India
The famous cultural festival “Behdienkhlam 2018” was celebrated at the small peripheral town of Jowai, the District headquarters of Jaintia Hills District in Meghalaya with joy and religious fervour. The festival witnessed a colourful display of 12 rots or ‘rath’ at the sacred pool ‘Aitnar’. It is the most celebrated religious festival among the Pnars ..
Topics: Geography of Meghalaya • Jaintia • Jaintia Hills district • Jowai • Khasi and Jaintia Hills • Meghalaya • Northeast India • Pnar people • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Tourism in North East India • West Jaintia Hills district