Srinagar – Dussehra was celebrated with great enthusiasm and religious fervour at Udhampur this evening at sports stadium, Udhampur. Thousands of people participated in the celebrations where the effigies of Ravana, Kumbkarna and Meghnatha were consigned to flames marking victory of truth over evil.
MLA Udhampur, Mr. Balwant Singh Mankotia, District Development Commissioner, Udhampur, Mr. P.K. Pole, Deputy Inspector General of Police, Udhampur- Reasi range, Mr. Jagjit Kumar, SSP Udhampur, Mr. Ashkoor Wani, President, Dussehra Celebration Committee, Civil Defence Wardens, prominent persons and people in large number were present on the occasion.
Dussehra celebrations were also held at Ramnagar, Chenani and other parts of the Udhampur district.
Similar reports of Dussehra celebrations were received from Reasi, Katra and Pouni where thousands of people participated in the celebrations during the evening.
Adequate arrangements of security, barricading, drinking water and power supply, Medicare facilities with deployment of Ambulance were made by the administration at all the places of the both districts.
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