All India Music, Dance contest by Kerala Samajam concludes

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 29 Sep 2017 10:04:25



The 15th All India Competition of Music, Dance and Chhattisgarhi Folk Dance 2017 organised by Kerala Samajam, Durg was concluded here at SNG AC Auditorium, Sector-4 Bhilai on Thursday. Cabinet Minister, Prem Prakash Pandey graced the occasion as chief guest while the other dignitaries including MLA- Durg, Arun Vora, State Representative (PCC), Shiju Anthony, NB Lalson, VK Mohammed and Very Rev. Thomas Ramban were invited as the special invitees.

At the outset, the function began with the ceremonial lamp lighting at the hands of chief guest. Later, the invited dignitaries were welcomed by the office bearers of Kerala Samjam with bouquet. Around 1300 participants have participated in this contest under various categories. All the winners were awarded withy citation and mementos at the hands of guests.

This information was furnished by Chairman (Organising Committee), AJ Pious. President, Kerala Samajam, Shashi Kottarakara, Vice President (Samajam), Sajan Nechikad, Vice President (Arts and Cultural) Dr Anitha Shankar, General Secretary, Abraham George, Secretary (Arts and Cultural), S Sajeev, Secretary (Samajam), Binu John, Treasurer, T Madhu Nair, Joint Treasurer, CM Abdul Sattar and Honorary Auditor, MGM Rajan along with other members are contributing their sincere efforts for the successful organisation of the event.