HYDERABAD: The Telangana government has launched a global online campaign to promote Bathukamma, which has been accorded the status of state festival recently. The campaign has been getting good response from Telanganites across the globe with over six lakh people already viewing the campaign and sharing the celebrations.
According to a press release, a special website with information about Bathukamma and photos and videos of celebrations have been launched recently. where details of worldwide Bathukamma celebrations were uploaded. Apart from the website, a Facebook page and a YouTube link have also been started by the state government.
Telanganites living in various countries are sharing the photos and videos of the celebrations on the Facebook page set up by the state government. Arrangements have also been made to webcast the celebrations on Tank Bund on October 2nd on YouTube live across the globe.
The link to live webcast on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Nj1q7ShImA
Bathukamma Website: http://bathukamma.telangana.gov.in
Bathukamma Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/TelanganaBathukamma
Bathukamma YouTube Channel: www.youtube.com/user/TelanganaBathukamma