Mansoor Hosan Beigh
KARGIL/SANKOO, Jan 26: Despite immense cold and freezing temperature in Ladakh Kargil as a parts of the country 71st Republic Day was celebrated with pomp gaiety and patriotic fervor here at Sankoo Sub Division in District Kargil Union Territory of (Ladakh) on Sunday.
In this connection the main functionwas held at mini sport stadium Ground Sankoo Sub Divisional Megistrate Sankoo Shri Sonam Dorjey hoisted national flag and took salute at an impressive parade where in J&K Police, Government and private school contingents and large number’s of people’s from adjoining villages of Sankoo were witnessed the programme.
Other dignitaries were present sub divisional officer’s include Block Development Officer Sankoo,Block Medical Officer,Tehsildar,Naib Tehsildar,Deputy Chief Education Officer Zonal Education Officer,Dy.CEO,SHO sankoo,Assistant Executive Engineer Suru valley Division Sankoo, Councillor Lankerchey Ghulam Hyder, chairperson of the Block Development council,PRI Members,and senior Citizens were also present on this occasion.
Sonam Dorjey greeted the people on the auspicious occasion and paid rich tribute to great martyr who laid down their lives in the freedom struggle.
He also lauded role of the armed forces and security personal for keeping the country safe and secure from external aggression and internal disruptions.
In this regard various colourful cultural programmes were also presented by the children of government and private schools which mesmerized the public gathering and won huge rounds of applause.
Later the chief guest also gave away prizes to the contingents,school children who participated in the parade and cultural programmes.
Prizes held on RD Celebration:-
In cultural programme first position were by bagged Muthaharry public school saliskote,second position by Govt High school Thasgam and third position bagged by Aga Syed Hyder Rizvi Memorable Govt Higher secondary school Sankoo
Meanwhile In parch March past first position bagged by Muthaharry public High school saliskote, while second position went to Govt Girls High school sankoo,and third position by Govt High school thasgam.