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UDHAMPUR: All India Dogra Foundation celebrated Vikrami Samwat 2075 on the first Navrata at Mantalai in Tehsil Chenani.
According to hand out issued by the Organiser of Dogra Foundation Ranjit Singh Katoch the event was organized to spread awareness about the Vikrami Samwat.
MLA Chenani Dina Nath Bhagat was Chief Guest while BJP State Secretary Pawan Khajuria was the Guest of Honour.
Ranjit said that people have forgotten the traditional values of the community and are more inclined towards western cultural. He asked youth to know about the rich culture and history of the community rather than getting swayed by the western world.
On the occasion, the Chief Guest and other prominent persons released new Vikrami Calendar 2075. The Chief Guest appreciated the efforts of the Dogra Foundation in spreading the awareness on rich culture of the land. Dogra Foundation also felicitated the outstanding children of the community who have excelled in different fields.
BJP District President Rakesh Gupta, Rakesh Khajuria, Surjit Singh, Mahesh Sharma, Ashok Jamwal, Talib Hussain and Parveen Singh were also present.
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