Chairs meet to finalise JK tableau for R-Day parade

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JAMMU: To finalise the model for State Tableau to be displayed at India’s upcoming Republic Day Parade in the New Delhi, Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam chaired a high-level meeting at civil secretariat here on Monday.
Principal Secretary, Home, R K Goyal, Principal Secretary, Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Transport, Asgar Hassan Samoon, Principal Secretary, Planning Development & Monitoring, Rohit Kansal, Commissioner Secretary Culture, Mohammad Saleem Shishgar, Secretary, J&K Academy of Art, Culture & Languages (JKAACL), Aziz Hajini, and other concerned officials were present at the meeting, an official handout read.
JKAACL presented in the meeting the proposed model for the tableau designed by renowned Kashmiri artist Vir Munshi.
Threadbare discussions were held on various contours of the proposed design and chief secretary suggested some changes to be made to highlight the state’s unique composite culture.
Other participants at the meeting also put forth their suggestions on how to further improve the model, the handout added.