Margao celebrates Purumentache fest

09 Jun 2019 05:09 PM

The Purumentache fest was celebrated at the Holy Spirit Church in Margao on Sunday. Madgaokars and others attended the feast mass. The feast is celebrated before the arrival of monsoon to help locals stock items for long rainy season.

The outdoor fair lasts approximately for a week. The annual fair helps people to stock items such as onions, chillies, dry fish, coconuts, dry prawns, sausages, clay pots, pickles etc . Added to this are items such as clothes and furniture.

Reporter: Sandeep Tuenkar | Desk: Clinton Dsouza | Editing:

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