Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Apr 25 : A two day youth festival Jashn-e-Baramulla organised by the Indian Army on Tuesday received an enthusiastic response at the Degree College Ground in Baramulla district.
Celebrities like Dia Mirza and Mohammad Azharuddin added glitz to the event. General Officer Commanding of the Dagger Division Major General R.P. Kalita emphasized upon the rich culture and history of Kashmir and lauded the hard work, resilience and peaceful nature of Kashmiris even in the face of adversities.
He also took the opportunity to exhort the youth to channelize their energy towards nation building and betterment of society.
The multi faceted event hosting a range of programmes included a job fair by thirteen prominent companies wherein 'walk-in-interviews' and immediate job placements offered to the youth was fundamental in meeting aspirations of the talented youth of the region.
Sufi musical concert by Shafi Sopori, Zunaid Mir Group and Wasim Group, reflecting upon rich culture, traditions and values of Kashmiriyat added to the glitter of the day.
The enthusiastic response of the local population including the youth has once again highlighted the rapport between the Jawan and the Awam (people).