GUWAHATI: The Assam Government on Friday declared a restricted holiday on January 13 i.e., on the day of Uruka.
The Makar Sankranti / Magh Bihu or Maghar Domahi festivity span over two days and is dedicated to the Fire God.
The first day is known as Uruka, and the main day is referred to as Magh Bihu. This festival marks the end of the harvesting season.
It is celebrated by having a feast (known as Uruka). Many people hailing from different tribes and communities also gather to collectively celebrate this festival.
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