PRO Defence Jammu Lt Col Devender Anand said, “A large number of children of various age groups from villages of the Neel Valley participated in the competition.”
“The participants surprised the spectators with their ingenuity and innovative art reflecting their hidden talent,” Col Anand said.
“Emotions were expressed by means of art carved out of snow and beauty was enhanced by adding colors to their snow sculptures, PRO Defence Jammu said, adding, “The enthusiasm, creativity and patriotism of the children added to the charm of the event.”
Col Anand said, “All the participants were felicitated with painting kits to further encourage them in pursuing their studies and taking art as a hobby.”
“The initiative was widely appreciated by the Awaam while the enthusiasm, creativity and patriotism of the children added to the charm of the event, Col Anand added.