Indian Army Organises Painting and Essay Competition for School Children at Gandoh, Doda
To provide a platform for the school students to showcase their talent and to enhance their self-confidence, a ‘Painting and Essay Competition’ for school children at Gandoh, Doda was organised. The competition was organized to develop creative skills among the students and to showcase their talent and to enhance their self-confidence. The children with their unbiased/ uncluttered minds put down their sentiments on the drawing sheets reflecting their healthy mindsets which can be molded in any direction. A total of 20 children participated in the competition. The response was overwhelming as the event witnessed active participation by the students. The themes of the competition was to spread the message for commemoration of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’. The talent and creativity of students in the competition was praiseworthy. The spirit and zeal shown by the children during the competition displayed the growing transformation leaning towards national integrity and amity amongst different communities of the region. Mr Gulam Nabi, Ward Member, Tirthalu said these initiatives by the Army leaves everlasting imprint on young minds and are always welcomed as they help such far flung areas to relate it with main stream activities. At the end of the competitions, prizes were distributed to the winners.