Uttarakhand community is organizing Uttarakhand Panchami Mahotsav (festival) on March 29, 30, 31 at Ram Lila Ground, Indirapuram that was earlier slated for March 1,2 & 3, but was postponed due to the Pulwama terror strikes. Elaboarting on this, Naveen Kholia, media incharge informed that the festival will be celebrated as an obituary to the martyrs in its current form. He also said that Uttarakhand community has contributed to the nation by offering brave youth to the armed forces since long. He also said that the community has always considered national interest as the supreme.
It was also apprised that the festival will see several well-known folk artists from Uttarakhand region and will showcase various events pertaining to topical issues such as Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao, Swachhata campaign pollution etc.