Aizawl: The Chakma Autonomous District Council (CADC) started the celebrations of fifty years of its existence with an inaugural program organized on the Kamalanagar helipad on Friday.
State Meeting Speaker Lalrinliana Sailo attended this system because the chief visitor. He was accompanied by Meeting Commissioner and Secretary H. Lalrinnavma and Zilla Parishad and Minority Affairs Division Joint Secretary R. Van Lalsawta was additionally there.
The ceremony started with prayers by the monks (monks) and fuel balloons had been launched by the speaker for peace.
This system was organized by Younger Chakma Affiliation (YCA) and Chakma Mahila Samiti in collaboration with the Division of Artwork and Tradition of CADC, showcasing numerous facets of conventional Jhumma lifetime of Chakmas together with jhum farming, fishing, spinning of yarn from cotton, and so forth. Steps included. and weaving, pulling a rustic boat on a shallow seam and wedding ceremony rituals.
This system additionally showcased cultural objects introduced by Chakma Mahila Samiti, Cherav dance by the residents of Saijav (West) and Delo, a conventional dance by the Bru neighborhood.
Talking on the event, Lalrinliana Selo recalled how the venue of the occasion, the Kamalanagar helipad, was by no means like this, however was leveled three hills, which he participated in whereas urging the three essential communities to remain. To dwell in peace and concord like three hills in CADC.
He urged the YCA to work for the progress and improvement of the CADC and be vigilant to test corruption and guarantee correct utilization of improvement funds.
Cello donated Rs 50,000 and Rs 40,000 respectively to YCA and Chakma Mahila Samiti in recognition of their social service.
Council Chief Govt Member (CEM) Rasik Mohan Chakma spoke concerning the nice sacrifice and ache endured by the pioneers of the CADC autonomy motion.
He described how leaders like Christo Mohan Chakma, Hari Christo Chakma, Gaur Nitai Chakma, Baneshwar Chakma and Atul Chandra Chakma, after their go to to Shillong and Guwahati, maintained a relentless demand for autonomy for the Chakmas of Mizoram by constitutional means.
“It’s our obligation to make ourselves worthy of the nice sacrifice made and the legacy left on us,” Chakma stated.
“The Chakma Autonomous District Council has partially restored the best of self-determination of the Chakmas, which they as soon as had earlier than the British, who had treacherously subjugated the Chakma king,” he stated.
“None of us ought to discover that any favor has been executed to us by granting autonomy as CADCs, as such considering can take a toll on our morale and dignity,” he stated. .
Tributes had been paid to the pioneers of the CADC autonomy motion and condolences had been supplied to the departed councilors throughout the ceremony. Many dignitaries together with Congress MLA Nihar Kanti Chakma and BJP MLA Dr. Buddha Dhan Chakma attended the occasion.
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