24 Jan : 24 Jan : Two days Basant Utsav organised by the Environment Society of India with the support of Tourism Department, Chandigarh ended today with lot of enthusiasm music and fun Kabaddi match between Punjab and Chandigarh teams and musical chair race for women apart from kite flying was main attraction of the day. People enjoyed every movement of the sunny day. There was at least one thing for the every person who visited the Basant Utsav at leisure valley. The musical evening present by amateur artists and music teachers headed by Mandeep Singh a school teacher appreciated by all the visitors. Mr and Mrs. Basant contest was also held Mr. S. Chauhan was adjudged Mr. basant 2010 while Mrs. Basant’s title goes to Mrs. Kamini of Fridabad Haryana.
Other results are as under:-
Musical Chair Race 1st Mrs. Sunil Chawla, 2nd Mrs. Jagmeet, 3rd Ms Eketa
Kite Flying 1st Prize Ravneet Singh, 2nd Lucky Kapoor
Fancy Dress : 1st Prize Sarswati, 2nd Prize Satnam, 3rd Varun
Mr. Vijay Kumar, Nodel Officer, Bollywood center, Tourism Department Chandigarh, Gave away the prizes.
Mr. N.K. Jhingan, Secretary General, Environment Society of India, Chandigarh while thanking the Administration and Municipal Corporation appreciated the officers and staff for taking prompt action in a short time for making the utsav a grand success. He declared that now we will organize Baisakhi Utsav in a more successful manner.