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Traditional boat race held at Ulabari
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 NALBARI, Sept 8 – On the occasion of Sri Sri Krishna Janmastami, a traditional boat race competition was held at Ulabari Parghat in Nalbari district today.

All total 5 racing boats coming from different part of Nalbari and Kamrup district took part in the competition. The boat 'Ma-Jalapari' of Kownarpur won the first prize while the boat 'Nurjahan' was adjudged as second in the competition.

It may be mentioned here that the Ulabari boat race competition which completes 79 year has been considered as a role model of communal harmony as the participant rowers of the boat race held on the occasion of Janmastami also belong to the Muslim community.

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