DAINIK NATION BUREAU
Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh reviewed the preparations for the 18th State Foundation Day. The framework of the State Foundation Day programmes was prepared in the meeting held at the Secretariat on Wednesday. The functions will be organized on 08, 09 and 10 November.
Additional Chief Secretary Radha Raturi said that the main buildings in Dehradun and the districts will be illuminated with small bulbs. Shrandhali Samaroh will be organised at the Matryrs Memorial at 8 am for those who were martyred during the formation of the State. Apart from this, the cultural evening will be organized by the Department of Culture on Nov 8-10 at 7 pm at the Municipal Corporation Auditorium. On November 9 Governor will take the Salute of the ceremonial parade at Police Lines, Dehradun. Along with that, the Department of School Education will organize Uttarakhand quiz competition at the Block, District and State level. Saral fair will be organized by MSME Department. The fair will be inaugurated by the Governor.
In the meeting, DGP Anil Kumar Raturi, Principal Secretary Home Anand Bardhan, Principal Secretary MSME Manisha Panwar, Secretary, Chief Minister Amit Negi, Secretary RK Sudhanshu and other officials were present.