Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan celebrated the Bathukamma festival on the second day at Raj Bhavan on Monday.
A large number of women including women writers and poets have participated in the Bathukamma Festival with whom the Governor mingled freely and joined the womenfolk dancing rhythmically to the Bathukamma songs. On the occasion, Tamilisai conveyed greetings to the womenfolk of Telangana and defined the celebration as ‘festival of flowers’.
The poets and writers who participated in the celebrations include Inampudi Lakshmi, Avula Manjulatha, Deepika reddy besides 200 of her disciples.
Meanwhile, the Governor has decided to celebrate the Bathukamma festival every for one hour from 6 pm in Raj Bhavan between October 1st to 5th. The women advocates would be participating the event today, students on October 4th, Raj Bhavan employees on October 5th, announced the Governor Secretary Surendra Mohan.