2014 Floods Flashback: Govt to observe Sept 7 as ‘Revival Day’


To honour Kashmiri brave-hearts for their courageous efforts

Jammu and Kashmir News

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 12: Minister for Education, Mr Naeem Akhtar Wednesday said that September 7 shall be observed as a ‘Revival Day’ to commemorate the first anniversary of the devastating floods that hit the State September last.

“The day will mark the spirit of revival, community volunteerism, courage, generosity and solidarity in post-floods and send a message of resilience and normalcy about Kashmir to the rest of the World,” he said.

The Education Minister said that the people have, and still are showing the will and determination to overcome the challenges and build back better, post floods.

In the meeting extensive discussions were held with regard to venue, events and various other arrangements to be made for the day. It was decided that events shall also involve school children especially from the flood affected areas.

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Director Tourism Kashmir, Director Floriculture, Director Doordarshan Kashmir, Director Radio Kashmir, Director SKICC Srinagar, SSP Srinagar besides other senior officers were present in the meeting.

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