Manali Winter Carnival’13: DC takes stock of Prepartions

Manali: The meeting  of  Winter  Carnival  Organizing  Committee was convened  here on Thursday  at Manali  presided over by the Deputy Commissioner  cum Chairman Winter Carnival Organizing Committee S.C. Negi.

Negi at the meeting took stock of the  preparation  being  made by  various   sub- committees. Various committees have been formed to make the event organization smooth and better. Representatives of the  finance, cultural,  Tableau, Public-city and catering sub-committees were present at the meeting.

Zila Parishad Chairman Hari Chand Sharma  and  representatives  of different  Govt. and non Govt.  organizations  also attend  the meeting.

The outgoing  SDM Balbir Thakur and Vinay Dhiman, the New  SDM  of Manali and local  Municipal Council President vice-President  Chaman  Kapoor also attended  the   meeting.

It has been reported that as many as  13  cultural  troupes  from Assam,  Punjab  and Jammu & Kashmir have  confirmed  their participation in the Winter Carnival so far. The winter carnival  has performed a key role  in   depicting   the  cultural indent  of the region in particular and Himachal in general at the  National level.

It is expected that the Winter  Carnival  Manali 2013  will   certainly  give a boost to the inflow of tourists  during these winter   months .  It is  learnt that  north  zone  cultural center Patiala will  also  give  choicest   cultural   performance during the carnival.

Sanjay Dutta, an engineer by qualification but is a journalist by choice. He has worked for the premier new agency Press Trust of India and leading English daily Indian Express. With more than a decade of experience, he has been highlighting issues related to environment, tourism and other aspects affecting mountain ecology. Sanjay Dutta lives in a village close to Manali in Kullu valley of Himachal.

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  1. says: Anant

    Don’t you think Chaman Kapoor is vice president of municipal council, and not the president. Do review you story before submitting it.

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