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Kite festival takes off in Hyderabad

Our Bureau Hyderabad | Updated on January 12, 2018 Published on January 12, 2017


Kite-flyers from 17 countries are participating in KITE 2017, Telangana’s 2nd International Kite Festival, which commenced here today.

Telangana Tourism, Incredible India have joined hands with the Hyderabad-based Aga Khan Academy for the event near Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad.

“Traditionally, kites are flown with strings. But, remote-controlled flying of kites (by Singapore team) is something revolutionary which is not witnessed much in India,” said Geoffrey Fisher, Head of the Aga Khan Academy.

Published on January 12, 2017
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