UDHAMPUR: To encourage local young talent, a district-level ‘Kala Utsav’ competition in solo instrumental solo vocal, solo folk song, painting, and folk forum was organised by Education Department, here on Wednesday.
Students from 11 educational zones of the district participated in the competition, a handout read.
Chief Education Officer, Tarsem Lal, who was the chief guest on the occasion, appreciated the performance of students in art, dance, music and theatre. He said “Kala Utsav is an initiative by the government of India to promote art in education by nurturing and showcasing the artistic talents secondary level students”. He asked the students to know about the rich cultural heritage of the India.