Special Correspondent

TIRUCHI: Rangoli competition and folk performances marked the Tamil New Year and Pongal festival at the Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute, Kumulur near here on Tuesday.

A.Tajudeen, Dean, presided over the celebration.

A large number of students participated in the rangoli competition.

Residents participated

The local residents participated in kolattam and rendered folk songs. K. Annadurai, Staff Advisor, and R. Jagadeesan,

Importance of fetival

Farm Manager and others spoke on the importance of both the festivals.

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