Date of Publishing: 26 Nov 2011
The All India Mahatma Hansraj Inter Zonal Youth Festival 2011 held at DAV Public School, Sector 14 concluded with much fanfare. Over 1500 students from 15 different schools across the country participated in the three-day event.
Students actively participated in different events like debate, quiz, classical and ghazal singing, folk dance, painting, rangoli and others cultural activities. The youth festival was inaugurated by chief guest, Justice RN Mittal, president of DAV Management Committee.
The top three winners for 'on the spot painting' were from DAV Sr Sec Public School, Ambala (first), DAVPS Koyla Nagar (second) and DAV BRS, Ludhiana (third).
Besides this, students of DAVPS Amritsar, Police DAVPS Jal Cantt and DAVPS Giddiwon bagged first, second and third prize in 'greeting card making competition', respectively.
The DAV International Amritsar took away the first prize in 'rangoli' competition while DAV Kusunda and DAVPS NH-3 settled with second and third, respectively. In 'Vedmantra' competition DAVPS Ballabgarh got first, Hansraj Model School Punjabi Bagh second and DAVPS Dehradun third position.
Similarly, DAVPS Ranchi, DAV Jahanabad and Surajbhan DAV Vasant Vihar stood first, second and third respectively in 'devotional bhajan' competition.
On the concluding ceremony secretary of DAV Management Committee Mohanlal felicitated the winners and Principal of the school SS Choudhary congratulated them.