Uttarakhand Raj Bhawan to host ‘Basantotsav’ on March 13-14


Uttarakhand’s annual flower festival ‘Basantotsav’ will be held at the Raj Bhawan here on March 13-14.

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According to a statement issued by the Uttarakhand’s Governor House, the decision to organizing the flower festival was taken at a meeting chaired by Governor Baby Rani Maurya on Thursday.

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“The Raj Bhawan gates will be opened at 11 am on March 13 for the general public to visit the flower exhibition after its inauguration by the governor at 9 am,” the statement read.

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A postal cover featuring some plant, tree, or flower unique to Uttarakhand will also be launched on the occasion.

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Two hours will be reserved for children.

The flower festival was skipped last year owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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