The India Post, Chandigarh, 16th December, 2008 :The Department of Industries, Chandigarh Administration has organized CHANDIKRIT-2008 – An Industrial Fair at Parade Ground, Sector-17, Chandigarh from December 13 to 17, 2008.
During the second day of CHANDIKRIT, On the Spot Painting Competition was held amongst the school children of different age groups in which about 350 children participated. The winners were given away the prizes by Director Public Instructions (Schools), Mr. Samwartak Singh.
On the third day of the Exhibition, QUIZ Competition was held amongst school children in which about 100 students of 9th to Plus 2 level participated. Assistant Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh, Mr. Parminder Pal Singh gave away the prizes to the winners.
Today the artists of KALA CHETNA MANCH, Panchkula thrilled the audience with their performances like Baazigar dance, Magic show by Mr. Wilson, Comedy show by Jaggi-Sukhi. Solo songs were also performed by the artists.
Thereafter, Group Dance Competition of different school children was held in which about 65 children participated. They performed Giddha, Rajasthani Dance and Western Dances. Chief General Manager, CITCO, Mr. Amit Talwar, distributed the prizes to the winners.
The Exhibition will remain open till December 17, 2008. The response from the general public is outstanding. The participants units/traders are getting business inquires daily. As many as 4000 trade enquiries have been received till today and the industry/trades had a business of about Rs. 4 lacs.