Assam gears up for Magh Bihu
Guwahati: The severe cold wave has failed to dampen the mood of people in Assam which has geared up to celebrate one of its biggest festivals — Magh Bihu — on Sunday. Bracing the extremely cold weather conditions that the entire north- eastern states have been reeling under for almost a week now, people have completed their preparations for the harvest festival. It is celebrated on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti. The festival is also marked by collective singing, dancing and community feasts that will be organised on Saturday night.