STATE TIMES NEWS
SAMBA: As a part of ongoing Nationwide celebrations of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ to celebrate 75 years of India’s Independence, an outreach programme on Amrit Mahotsav and COVID Appropriate Behavior at Samba was organised by Field Outreach Bureau, Kathua under the aegis of Regional Outreach Bureau (J&K), Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India.
On the inaugural day an announcement cab for awareness of COVID Appropriate Behavior was flagged off by Pawan Kohli, President Municipal Council Samba in the presence of Ravi Khajuria Councilor W.No.7, Sanjeev Padha, Councilor W.No. 3 of Samba, Vijay Mattoo, FPO, Kathua and Durga Prakash Manager, ROB Jammu.
Earlier a drawing competition was organized at GGHSS Samba, in which about 25 students of various schools participated. In Junior group Master Shovit Gupta of K.P. Hr. Sec. School bagged 1st position, Ananya Sharma of J.K. Public School Jammu bagged 2nd position and Brinda Padha of K.P. Hr. Sec. School bagged 3rd Position. In Senior group Nayati Rajput got 1st prize, Parul Sharma and Khushi Ahirwar got 2nd and 3rd prizes respectively, all of them were from Govt. Girls Hr. Sec. School Samba. All the students were Honoured by FOB Kathua suitably in the presence of Principal Yashpaul and other staff members of Govt. Girls Hr. Sec. School Samba.
A cultural programme on CAB and AKAM was also organized at Emergency Hospital Vijaypur with distribution of stickers and masks among masses. The announcements and distribution of masks will continue in various Blocks of Samba for the next 4 days, informed FPO Kathua.