Bikna Dokra Festival

Date: 07 Apr 2023

Bikna Dokra Mela was held on 7th, 8th and 9th of April, 2023, from 11 am to 7 pm at Bikna, in Bankura District, to promote the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Dokra craft. The festival was inaugurated by Ms. K. Radhika Aiyar, IAS, DM, Ms. Priyadarshini S, IAS, ADM - LR, Mr. Chandan Sen, GM -DIC, Mr. Paresh Mukherjee, DO khadi, Mr. S Bhakta, SDO, Bankura. During the festival, cultural performances such as Jhumur songs and dance, local Puppetry, Raibenshe, Baul songs, Chau Dance and Chadar Badar took place.