Jammu and Kashmir High Court Chief Justice, Gita Mittal felicitated the winners and participants of programme ‘Activity Karo Na’ in a ceremony which witnessed the participation of numerous members of the J&K Legal Services Authority and other judges.
The programme was witnessed through virtual mode by Legal Services Authorities of all the districts of the Indian union territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh, para-legal volunteers, panel lawyers and students who had participated in the activities.
“Activity Karo Na” is an initiative of J&K Legal Services Authority which was launched with an objective to engage children in constructive activities during the lockdown period due to Covid-19 pandemic and to encourage them to maintain positive thinking besides appreciating their talent.
The programme was organized in collaboration with Directorate of School Education Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh through mode of online competition inviting participation for children of UTs of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh between the age group of 3 to 15 years in various activities including painting, poem writing, fancy dress, poster making, short story writing, slogan writing, photography, article writing and quote on different topics of relevance.
Among those who participated in the event were: Justice Rajesh Bindal, Executive Chairman, J&K Legal Services Authority; Ali Mohammad Magrey, Executive Chairman Ladakh Legal Services Authority; Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur, Chairman High Court Legal Services Committee; Justice Sanjeev Kumar; Justice Sindhu Sharma; Justice Rajnesh Oswal; Justice Vinod Chatterji Koul; Justice Sanjay Dhar; Justice Puneet Gupta; Justice Javed Iqbal Wani; Jawad Ahmed, Registrar General; M.K Sharma, Member Secretary J&K Legal Services Authority; Rajeev Gupta, Principal Secretary to Chief Justice; Shahzad Azeem, Registrar IT; Sonia Gupta, Registrar Judicial Jammu; Massarat Roohi, Registrar Rules; Anuradha Gupta, Director School Education, Jammu; and Mumtaz Ali, Director School Education Ladakh.
The programme received an overwhelming response with 706 students participating by sending their entries which were evaluated by an experienced panel. The entries were adjudged age and activity wise at the Provincial, Intra-UT and Inter-UT Level.