Governor inaugurates Youth Mela at SKICC on Dal banks

“With the panaromic view of Dal lake encompassing the venue of the Mela, the event witnessed enthusiastic participation of youth from various parts of the Valley,” said a spokesman.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 21 2017 8:12PM | Updated Date: Oct 21 2017 8:12PM
Governor inaugurates Youth Mela at SKICC on Dal banksGovernor inaugurates Youth Mela at SKICC on Dal banks

Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra on Saturday inaugurated the ‘Srinagar Youth Mela’ organised by GOC XV Corps at SKICC Srinagar. 

“With the panaromic view of Dal lake encompassing the venue of the Mela, the event witnessed enthusiastic participation of youth from various parts of the Valley,” said a spokesman. 

Governor distributed prizes to the winners of the over 5 km Chinar Shikara Race and all those who participated in Mountain Terrain Bike Expedition, from Bandipora to Srinagar. 

This was followed by a most colourful programme in which the winners of the singing, dance and music competitions presented their performances; which included a scintillating piece presented by the NCC Cadets, said the spokesman. 

The Governor and First Lady distributed prizes to the large number of youth who had done well in various events. The grand finale of the Mela was a programme of heart throwing songs by the eminent singer, Mr. Lucky Ali who had come all the way from Bangalore with his entire troupe.

Governor congratulated and complimented Lt. General J.S. Sandham, GOC XV Corps, for taking the valuable initiative of organizing the Srinagar Youth Mela – 2017.

He lauded the Army’s role in providing an opportunity to the society at large to be able to participate in an exciting programme which provided entertainment to a very large audience.