JK Governor flags-off 2nd Shikarathon
Filed Under: Media & Tech, World | Posted: 05/12/2012 at 7:39AM
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Srinagar,May 12 (Scoop News) –Governor, N. N. Vohra, flagged-off the 2nd Shikarathon organized by the Lalit Suri Hospitality Group at Dal Lake here today.
About 100 Shikarawallas drawn from Dal, Nageen and Manasbal lakes participated in the Shikarathon.
Present on the occasion were Mr. Nawang Rigzin Jora, Minister for Tourism and Culture, Mr. Atal Dulloo, Commissioner/Secretary, Tourism, Dr. Jyotsna Suri, CMD, Lalit Suri Hospitality Group, senior officers, prominent citizens and tourists.
Later, speaking after giving away prizes to the winners of the Shikarathon at the prize distribution function held at SKICC, the Governor lauded the efforts being made by all the stakeholders for the promotion of tourism in the State. He complimented Dr. Suri for organizing the 2nd Shikarathon and observed that such events need to be organized at a mega level with a view to promote tourism in a big way.
The Governor interacted with the Shikarawallas and congratulated the winners.
Dr. Jyotsna Suri thanked the Governor for being the Chief Guest on occasion.