800-year old celebration in West Bengal

Rajbanshi tribe celebrate an 800-year-old Gadadhar fair in Cooch Behar. Community Correspondent Bikash Burman shows the celebrations which are attended by over a million people and narrates the history behind the festival.

This video was made by a Video Volunteers Community Correspondent Bikash Burman.

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