The 12-day long fair Himmanya Saras Fair got started at the parade ground on October 6. From all over India Handicrafts, Artists, NGO’s and Self Helping Group are come here with the products for stall. The more and more people are visiting the fair. On every evening cultural programmes are being organized where local artists are performing on Hindi, Garhwali, Kumaoni and Jaunsari songs.
On Thursday Folk singer Punam Sati and Saurabh Maithani enthralled the audience by their performance. In the fair has about 250 stalls. Pulses and spices grown in the mountainous regions and other items are available at these stalls.
Some of the stalls are theme based where earthen idols of goddess Laxmi, Parwati and Ganesh are placed. For emergency cells are set up in the fair.
Many private security agency personnel have been deployed in the fair. Special emphasis is being laid on maintaining cleanliness and hygiene during the fair.
This Fair dates are 6th Oct to 17th Oct 2017.