PR Minister Shri Sharma inaugurates 22nd Patang Utsav

Bhopal : January 14, 2019 (Ataullah Faizan): Minister for Public Relations, Law and Legislative Affairs, Science and Technology, Aviation, Religious Trusts and Endowment, Shri P.C. Sharma inaugurated today the 22nd Patang Utsav at Mandakini Ground, Kolar Road. He told kite flyers that Makar Sankranti is a cultural festival. On this occasion, Shri Sharma also honoured five Patang Gurus. As many as 16 clubs participated in the Patang Utsav.
Shri Sharma congratulated the President of the Aloukik Seva Samiti Shri Vijay Shankar Dixit for organizing this programme. While extending greetings of Makar Sankranti to the people of the state, Shri Sharma said that participation of every section of the society in Patang Utsav and offering Til Laddoos to each other reflect Ganga-Jamuni culture of Bhopal.
On this occasion, Shri Sharma honoured Patangbaaz (Kite Flyers) of national and international stature Shri Bhaiyya Bhai, Shri Nasir Ansari, Shri Laxminarayan Khandelwal, Shri Chhote Miyan and Shri Rehan Lakhnavi.