Two-day Kargil Festival from Nov 21; CEC reviews arrangements

KARGIL, NOV 5: To discuss the arrangements for the forthcoming Kargil festival, Chairman and Chief Executive Councilor, LAHDC Kargil, Kachoo Ahmed Ali Khan chaired a review meeting here today.
Executive Councilors, Advocate Mohmad Ameer, Stanzin Sonam, Mohmad Hussain; Assistant Director Tourism, Aga Syeed Toha; Additional DC, Barkat Ali Nizame and all District officers attended the meeting.
The festival will be held on November 21 and 22 at Khree Sultan Choo stadium Kargil where cultural programmes, Archery and Horse polo will be presented.
People have expressed concern over the delay in organizing the festival. It is being conducted at the end of season when the temperature will be in minus and no International tourist can participate.
Assistant Director Tourism Aga Syeed Toha, said that festival was delayed due to Mohrul Haram and visit of the Chief Minister.