The Chhat Puja famous for the prayer to the sun god by the people of Hindu community in the country is being celebrated in the frontier state Arunachal Pradesh along with the rest of country.
In Itanagar thousands of devotees today showing their faith and belief to the shetting sun in Senki river bank right from Senki View to Chandra naagar. In Naharlagun township also experience hundreds of devotees were seen on the bank of river Pachin at Borpani. Hundreds of people from Nirjuli township and nearby Doimukh township were seen were praying on the bank of Dikrong river.
Report of prayer to the shutting Sun received from Pasighat on bank of Siang river in Tezu on bank of river Lohit and Brahamaputra, at Bhalukpng on bank of Kameng river, at Namsai on bank of Noadihing river. Reports also received from Likabali, Mahadebpur, Banderdewa and others.