The festival of Lohri is being celebrated in Punjab with traditional fervour and gaiety with functions being organised at several places, including schools, to mark the day. During the day, kites such as the 'Tukkal', 'Chhaj', 'Pari' of different colours, sizes and shapes with 'Happy Lohri' and 'Happy New Year-2018' messages were seen in the sky. Kite-flying competitions were organised across the state, including Ludhiana, Amritsar and Patiala, with people challenging each other to cut kites. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh greeted people on the occasion of Lohri. "Wishing you all a very Happy Lohri.
Source: dna January 13, 2018 12:45 UTC