Overwhelming response for The Goa Heritage Festival 2019 at Fatorda, Margao

Date:
03.05.2019

 

Overwhelming response for The Goa Heritage Festival 2019 at Fatorda, Margao

 

The Goa Heritage Festival 2019  commenced  amidst  much funfair  and  enthusiasm  at the Opinion Poll Square Fatorda,Margao.

The  festival was inaugurated on Thursday  evening at the hands of  Mr. Parimal Rai, IAS, Hon‘ble  Chief Secretary of Goa  in the distinguished  presence of Mr. Daulat Hawaldar, IAS, Commissioner and Secretary Finance, Govt. of Goa ,Mr. J Ashok Kumar, IAS, Secretary Tourism,Govt. of Goa, Mr. Sanjiv Gadkar, Director ,Department of Tourism and  host of dignitaries  and officials.

Various events including drawing and photography competitions on heritage themes, heritage walks etc are scheduled to be held during the event that will conclude on Sunday. Exhibition and display on handicrafts and books, food stalls and beverages are also a big draw for tourists and locals.

The festival will go on for four days to promote goan heritage.