The first Udalguri Youth Festival,2011 has been inaugurated at Udalguri on April 23 at 10 AM.The five days festival has been organised by 315 Field Regiment (KARGIL) under the aegis of Red Horns Division and in association with Udalguri district administration at Deputy Commissioner's parade ground,Udalguri. Col.Sunil Upadhaya,Commanding Officer,315 Field regiment introduced the distinguished to the people while Brig.VK Tiwari,Commander,21 Artillery Brigade welcomed all including distinguished guests.On behalf of the Udalguri district administration,noted writer cum Deputy Commissioner,Udalguri, Thaneswar Malakar,felicitated Maj.Gen NS Ghei,GOC,Red Horns Division,Rangia and his wife with gamocha and xarai.On the occasion Brig.VK Tiwari expalined about the programme which will contibue till April 26.
Declaring Udalguri Youth Festival open,Maj.Gen NS Ghei,GOC,Red Horns Division thanked 315 Field Regiment and Udalguri district administration for organising the spectacular event at Udalguri for the first time.He said that such programmes would provide platform for students so as to expose their talents to the world. According to him tiugh competitions alone would bring perfection. Thaneswar Malakar,Deputy Commissioner of the district thanked Maj Gen NS Ghei and Brig.VK Tiwari for taking up all the welfare schemes for the students and people of Udalguri. Mrs.Manpreet Ghei,Convenor of Family Welfare Organisation,Red Horns Division inaugurated the science model exhibition at 11 AM.The programme will continue till April 26,which will include cultural,sports and literary competitions.Students from schools namely Arunodoi Academy, Tangla;Tangla English Medium HS;Donbosco School,Tangla;Maharishi Vidya Mandir,Tangla;Arunodoi Acadeny Junior College, Tangla;JNV Kalaigaon;JNV Udalguri;Diamond English HS,Udalguri;Sacred Heart School,Udalguri ;RAMES Udalguri displayed a few spectacular science models to much delight of the people as wel as the guests. Rihon Daimari,Minister,PHE,Assam; Santias Kunjur,EM, BTC; Mitha Ram Basumatari, EM,BTC;Debajit Deuri,SP,Udalguri; Loknath Mahanta,SDO (Civil),Bhergaon etc attended the programme as the distinguished guests.