State-level function to celebrate the 350th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji in a befitting manner.

Chandigarh, Nov 17 – Haryana Government has decided to organise a state-level function to celebrate the 350th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji in a befitting manner.

This was disclosed in a meeting of the state level executive committee constituted under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary, Mr. D.S. Dhesi, held here today. The meeting was presided over by Chief Parliamentary Secretary, Development and Panchayats, Mr Bakhshish Singh Virk.

The State Government would constitute a committee for this purpose, comprising members of political parties and personalities from the fields of art, media and some organisations.

It was informed in the meeting that a yatra was being organised from Anandpur Sahib in Punjab to Patna Sahib in Bihar, which would also pass through Haryana. Various programmes would be organised at the places in the State through which the yatra would pass. These places would be decorated on a grand scale.

Apart from this, various programmes would be organised throughout the State, including seminars, painting and photography competitions and traditional martial arts. Besides, some roads in the State would be named after Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji.

Those present in the meeting included Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Dr. Rajesh Khullar, Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), Information, Public Relations and Languages, Mrs. Dheera Khandelwal, ACS, Public Works (Building and Roads), Mr. Hardeep Kumar, Principal Secretary, Monitoring and Coordination, Mr. T.C. Gupta, Principal Secretary, Cultural Affairs, Dr. Sumita Misra, Director, Urban Local Bodies, Mr. Shekkhar Vidyarthi and other senior officers.

Share