Subhash Mela is organized every year during January. It is celebrated to commemorate birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. The festival continues for a complete week which is attended by not only locales but artists from other countries as well. One could enjoy numerous cultural programmes during this beautiful fair.
It is celebrated in the month of January of every year. It is organized for the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. It is a 7-day festival and people attend their functions.
There are several festivals held in all parts of the country in all states as well as union territories. Andaman and Nicobar Islands also witness several occasions to celebrate. The festivals of island last for a longer time for a fortnight or so. The Andaman & Nicobar Administration organizes Subhash Mela annually in the months of December to January offering a festive look to the Islands. The private entrepreneurs and the Government agencies belonging to the islands as well as mainland India attend the exhibition held during the festival. There are developmental aspects being the major exhibition highlights of the islands.
The Subhash Mela is held in Havelock every year in the month of January on the birth day of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. There is organization of festival which lasts for almost a week and is filled with cultural programs.
The cultural troupes along with artistes of national as well as international fame get invitation for attending this Subhash Mela and also give their performances during the festival besides the performances given by the young talents of the islands as well as tribals. There is organization of Water sports competitions such as Nicobari Hodi race which is organized here.
There are a large number of tourists who come here for attending the Subhash mela. The festivals held in islands have their own charm and they become more charming when attractions such as Magic show, Floating restaurant, puppet show, Baby show, canoe race, Dog show and Scuba Diving etc take place here. Such festivals project the eco-friendly image of the islands and contribute more to the tourism of the islands. It is an occasion which brings the people of island as well as mainland to come together and have a feel of oneness.