Athu Popu Trek To McMohan Line in 2014

Okegiga Holiday Pvt. Ltd.” was incorporated on 27th June 2017.  It is the brain child of “Explorer and Adventure”, a proprietorship firm that was created in December 2013 with the thought of creating niche in the Adventure Tourism.

And so, this firm were indulging in few activities that were very experimental, new to this region as well as adventurous; like trekking/expeditions to most remote and inaccessible mountain ranges in Arunachal Pradesh, organizing adventurous events for the corporate, owing unique style Bamboo Cottage House Boat and doing river expedition across Brahmaputra river, and what more setting up first ever campsite in the world largest river Island Majuli, in 2016. 

Out of all those the one expedition that was done to reach the McMohan Line, bordering India and China, changed the course of the fate of “Explorer and Adventure”. And this was the beginning. 

Brahmaputra River Expedition in 2016

In the following year 2017, Okegiga Holiday Pvt. Ltd. built a resort cum camping site in the world’s biggest river island Majuli and named it “Okegiga Homes, Majuli” in a campus area of 5 bighas land.

 

The resort is situated in a serene environment surrounded by greenery and a small river named Kherkuti Suti separating Majuli from Lakhimpur District. It has traditional bamboo cottages, swiss cottages and tents with a restaurant to serve the guests.

 

Since then it has been providing its services and facilities to the visiting tourists from all across the Globe. In parallel, Okegiga Holiday Pvt. Ltd. is also organizing and conducting many adventure events and activities, travel itineraries across North Eastern states of India. Till date it has been able to create direct and indirect employment of many families and individuals. 

Okegiga Homes, arial view

“Okegiga Holiday Pvt. Ltd.” is recognized as a Startup by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Govt. of India and Startup Assam, Govt. of Assam. It was one of those best 52 business ideas in North east selected by Startup Assam to be mentored by IMM Calcutta Innovation Park, in its first batch. 

So far, in its another basket, Okegiga has become a reputed name for providing internship to the management students in the field of Travel, Tourism and hospitality industries.

With the speed of growth and reputation it has been gaining in this short span of time, Okegiga Holiday Pvt. Ltd is now planning for global entry and expansion. 

 

The Team

Dipmoina Dowarah: The Founder

Being a very timid and low self esteemed boy, Dipmoina often struggled with his own persona from his very childhood until he attains the age of 30 years.  

A Graduate with Physics and Master in Business Management, he believes Travelling is the best Education in life. He worked for nearly 10 years in the corporate sector.  Quit job as his mind always called for something unknown and discovered his Passion while wandering in the Jungles and mountains of Arunachal Pradesh.

Lately, as he about to touch 40 years, Dipmoina did Basic Mountaineering course from JIM & WS, Pahalgam, J&K. He has done several adventure activities and events and many of those are published in several media.

 

Dipmoina Dowarah

Madhumita Devi: Co-Founder

She is a lover of the Nature, sometimes a poet and a book lover. Carries a adventurous mind and yes has done few maintaining treks so far of course.

Gardening and farming have been her another interest.  

She holds two Masters simultaneously and a lady of her own. A successful business woman in the financial industry. 

As the Co-founder, Madhumita carries a Vision of establishing Okegiga Holiday Pvt. Ltd. as one of the most innovative and successful socially concerned business entity.

Madhumita hails from a small town Mangoldoi in Assam.

Madhumita Devi