Aizawl, March 3: Security would be beefed up across the state to avoid untoward incident during the celebration of Chapchar Kut on Friday.
The grand Mizo festival would be celebrated with grandeur across the state and the grand celebration would be held at Assam Rifles ground here in Aizawl where chief minister Lal Thanhawla would grace the event as ‘Kut Pa’.
According to police officers, a sizeable number of police personnel would be deployed at the Assam Rifles ground under the supervision of SDPO of Aizawl South and North. People will be carefully checked to avoid bringing liquor inside the ground and anyone creating disturbance against public would not be spared, police said.
Prison van would be placed near AR cinema hall and AR main gate and MLPC act would be strictly enforced during the celebration, police officers also said. While chief minister Lal Thanhawla would be the ‘Kut Pa’, Art and Culture minister R Romawia would host the function to be held at AR ground. Various Mizo cultural dances, Mizo traditional and modern dresses and Mizo traditional children games would be showcased on the occasion. Besides, many Mizo popular singers would be performed at the celebration.
Meanwhile, the authority has appealed to people to don on Mizo traditional dress on the occasion.