The festival to be organised with the main slogan of "Economic Prosperity for Lasting Peace", will run till Dec. 19. It is expected that the event would help to promote local tourism, agriculture and business.
The festival would also witness the local folk cultural shows and performances of the national artistes. It has targeted to bring nearly 50,000 visitors.
The fest was planned on Dec. 7, but it was postponed following the tense situation after the Kailali incident. nepalnews.com