Rainaskot Tourism Festival has begun with the objective of promoting tourism in Lamjung district.
Rainaskot Community Homestay Committee has organised the three-day festival at Rainas Municipality-9 under the slogan 'Our slogan is to Save Rural Culture! Let's Develop Sports."
Mayor Singha Bahadur Thapa said that there would be publicity in and out of the country and would help promote tourism through the medium of the festival. The municipality has been promoting Rainaskot as a touristic destination.
Similarly, chairperson of ward no 9, Dev Bahadur Thapa, stressed the need for organising such programmes at different villages of the district as such festival helped promote tourism.
Chairperson of Rainaskot Community Homestay Management Committee, Khadka Bahadur Gurung, shared that they have organised the festival for the first time to bring in tourists to the village.
Various singers including Raju Pariyar, Sarita Darnan, Prashant Tamang, Ritu Thapa, Subas Kshitiz will perform at the festival, according to the organisers.
A total of 12 stalls have been put on display at the festival.