The North East celebrity icons walked the ramp during the recently concluded North East Festival in New Delhi. Wearing custom made dress by well known fashion designer Yana Nagoba of Arunachal, Garima Saikia of Assam and L D Roslyn Konshai of Manipur, the celebrities show cashed NE’s rich and attractive dresses with colorful designs.
The lineup of celebrity icons included three-time Everest Summitter Anshu Jamsenpa, Asian Games Gold Medalist Boxer Shiva Thapa, Former Mr Universe Mahadev Deka, Assamese Film Director, Producer and Actor Rajni Basumatary and Singer Zubeen Garg. Thousands of cheering fans thronged the venue to witness the Celebrity Ramp Walk and the follow up Fashion Show by top models from North East. The programme was aptly themed – ‘Connecting people, Celebrating life’.
Shri Shripad Yesso Naik, Hon’ble Union Minister Govt of India was the Chief Guest of the function. Robin Hibu, Joint Commissioner of Police and Tsering Wange, President AMASA were also present in the VIP gallery as Special Invitee.
The North East Festival 2014 was organized by Trend MMS in association with North East Community Delhi, Ministry of DoNER (GoI) and Ministry of Home from November 7 to 10 at New Delhi. The inaugural function was attended by Minister of State Gen V K Singh, Minister of State Kiren Rijuju and Olympian Mary Kom.