President Saleh inaugurated Al-Mukalla's seventh Al-Balda festival on July 15th in Balfaqeeh Centre and Khor Al-Mukalla. The festival events where people gathered joyfully started in the afternoon and lasted until the late evening.An annual event reflecting tourism, culture and Hadramout heritage
Al-Balda Festival, Colorful and Interesting Events in Hadramout
Hadramout Governor, Salem Ahmad Al-Khanbashi, washed himself in Al-Mukalla's coastal waters as a way of starting the festival events. He said that the festival helps Yemen by encouraging tourism and activating investment opportunities as it attracts a large number of tourists. Al-Khanbashi added that the festival gave Hadramout governorate a special feeling in that it was active and different to what p...