Donning the traditional costumes, the Apatani community of Arunachal Pradesh today celebrated the Dree festival amidst much fanfare at Dree ground in Itanagar.

Deputy Chief minister Chowna Mein today inaugurated the event as the chief guest and also released a souve-nir on the occasion.

The festival was also attended by the former Arunachal Chief Minister Nabam Tuki and legislator Techi Kaso.