As many as 1.8 million people enjoyed the celebration of Angkor Sangkranta 2018, according to Director of Public Relations of Union of Newspapers of Cambodia Mr Rattana Som.
In 2016, almost 1.2 million visitors attended the celebration of Angkor Sankranta. The number reached 1.6 million last year, Mr Rattana Som told ASEAN journalists on April 14.
The three-day event Angkor Sankranta 2018 was celebrated at landmarks of Seam Reap including Angkor Wat Temple, Beyon Temple, Elephant Terrace, night markets, Pub Street, and Angko Square.
This year edition of Angkor Sankranta featured several upgraded programmes, more activities and performances than previous years with an aim to increase joy among revelers.
Angkor Sankranta 2018 featured main programs including religious ceremonies, cultural performances, various fairs, and other unique activities and productions.
Source: Lao News Agency