Regarding ‘Amrit Kalash’, a mega event was held in Bandipora district recently.
At Mini Secretariat of Bandipora from every nook and corner of the district, the district administration Bandipora Monday organised a mega event at Mini Secretariat Bandipora.
The grand event was presided over by the Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Dr Owais Ahmad in presence of DDCs, BDCs and PRIs.
During the mega function, Mitti Kalash from all the books of the district besides municipalities containing mitti from households across the district was collected with much patriotic enthusiasm at District Headquarter Bandipora.
It was given out that the Amrit Kalash will be sent to Divisional headquarters and then to New Delhi Kartavya Path for Amrit Vatika. It was further given out that the Amrit Kalash Yatra involved the collection of soil/mitti from each household across the district, symbolizing unity and dedication to the nation.
On the occasion, Dr Owais said that Nationwide ‘Meri Mati Mera Desh’ Campaign under the banner of Azaadi ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) aims to pay tribute to the beloved Motherland and the courageous veers who have made the supreme sacrifice for the nation.
He praised the people of Bandipora for their overwhelming participation in the ongoing nationwide campaigns, thereby symbolising unity and patriotism towards the Nation.