Jammu, May 20: A Science Cum Environment week was conducted at ALG Complex in Kishtwar from 18th May to 20 May 2015 under Delta force based at Kishtwar. The General Officer Commanding, Delta Force was the Chief Guest during culmination of exhibition, today. In his address, he welcomed the students, district administrative officials, various school principals and highlighted the contribution made by them in the success of Science Cum Environment week event. The event witnessed active participation of more than twenty schools of Kishtwar District.
The Science Exhibition was attended by officials of civil administration including, DC, SP, General Manager, NHPC, ADC, DFO, CEO, Students, Professionals including teachers and educational staff from various Government & Private Schools and Colleges. The children demonstrated their exuberance by participating whole heartedly in various themes like Waste Management, Soil conservation and Renewable sources of Energy and Pollution.
During the Science Cum Environment week various activities were conducted related to the themes and an interactive session involving Inter school quiz competition, Inter school debate competition, Inter school science exhibition, Interaction with professionals and lastly followed by Plantation drive. An activity corner was established where in different science related experiments were performed by the teachers in situ to make this event more informative and interactive. At the end of the event, the General Officer Commanding handed over the prizes to the winners of the Inter School Quiz, Debate & Science Exhibition.
In the Inter School Quiz Competition Furqan Academy Kishtwar secured the first position, Bharthi Vidya Mandir School second position and Islamia Faridiya Higher Secondary School, Kishtwar secured third position.
In the Inter School Science Exhibition Furqan Academy, Kishtwar secured first position, Islamia Faridiya Higher Secondary School, Kishtwar secured second position and Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kishtwar secured third position. Finally the overall best school championship trophy was awarded to Furqan Academy, Kishtwar.
The conduct of entire event and plethora of Science cum environmental activities undertaken by the students has given a new fillip and dimension to these young buds of Kishtwar, many whom wish to pursue their interest to higher levels of success.