DODA: Nehru Yuva Kendra Doda, together with the district administration, on Tuesday organized the “Promotion of Art and Culture” program and the “District Youth Convention” here at Doda Town Hall.
More than 15 cultural troupes performed at the event, most of them focusing on popular art and culture.
The event began with a welcoming speech from the District Youth Officer, Khushal Gupta. He welcomed the guests and briefed the participants on the objectives of organizing such events. The main guest of the program was ACD Doda, Mohammad Idrees Lone and the honored guests were SDM Thathri Er Ather Amin, DIO Doda, Ashraf Wani, AD Employment Dr. Sushant Mahajan and Culture Manager Salahuddin.
The special guests were the principal Government Hr Sec School (boys), Tanveer Ahmed, Professor Anita Kotwal and the educator, Om Parkash.
Students from different educational institutions including GDC Doda, Government ITI, Polytechnic College and members of youth clubs participated in the event.
The stage was hosted by Arif Rana and the program was managed by TOT Jugnu Bhagat, Ahamer Ahmed and Surjeet Singh.
At the end, souvenirs and certificates were presented to the participants. The sports equipment kits were also distributed to participating youth clubs.