BIRGUNJ, March 2: Holi, the Hindu festival of colors, is being marked celebrated across the Tarai region on Friday, amidst much fanfare and merrymaking. The festival is considered as the most important festival in the region after Chath.
People from various communities coming down to their neighborhoods and streets are celebrating Holi smearing colors and spraying waters on one another all throughout the region including the major towns cities of the region.
Tarai region celebrates the Holi festival a day after the hilly region observed it. The government has announced a public holiday in the region today.