JAMMU: ASN Higher Secondary School, Channi Himmat, conducted inter-school painting competition here on Friday.
80 students from different educational institutions participated in the competition in two different categories on the theme ‘Clean India’ for classes 4th to 7th and theme ‘Save Earth’ for classes 8th to 10th.
During the inaugural programme, Director Information and Public Relations, Muneer-Ul-Islam was the chief guest while Secretary, JMC Sunaina Mehta was the guest of honour. During the closing ceremony, IGP (Retd), A Q Manhas was the chief guest while Additional SP Security Sandeep Mehta was the guest of honour.
The judges for the event were Principal Government Higher Secondary School, Channi Himmat Parveen Akhter, Fine Arts Teacher Nisha Rani.
Speaking on the occasion, Director Information and Public Relations, Muneer-Ul-Islam, highlighted the importance of making such activities as part of schools curriculum that would “provide a platform to the budding artists to show their creative brilliance”.
IGP (Retd), A Q Manhas, A Q Manhas during his address said that “competitions help enhance the creative skills and develop personality of the students”.