BLSKS launches campaign on ‘Matritva Suraksha Kavach’

Singing item being presented during a cultural prog organized by BLSKS in Jammu.
Singing item being presented during a cultural prog organized by BLSKS in Jammu.

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Dec 30: To promote the  duggar traditional culture of J&K, Bhartiya Lok Sangeet Kala Sangeet (BLSKS) launched one week special campaign on ‘Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan’and presented 189th Saturday Series Musical Play  in  close coordination with Sangam Tru Art Production and J&K  Bhoomi  Human Welfare Society at Durga Bhawan, Janipur, here.
The programme was inaugurated by the chief guest, Dr Anju Dogra from Health Department, J&K Government.
Dr Tara Singh Charak, Former Deputy Director, Health Department, J&K Government, VK Magotra, former Regional Director, Directorate of Field Publicity, Government of India, Sajjad Poonchi, President All India Cultural  Association, Poonch J&K and RP Amla Former Field Publicity Assistant of  Directorate of  Field Publicity, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India were the guests of honour.
During the campaign the artists of BLSKS would cover the blocks of Jammu district like Birpur, Vijaypur, Marh, Akhnoor, Kot Bhalwal and Dansal.
The chief guest lauded  the role of BLSKS in creating awareness on the subject by staging colourful cultural programmes  comprising of skits / dances /songs etc  and also urged the artists/cultural organizations to contribute in enriching of the cultural heritage of the country.
The musical play & songs were written by ML Dogra (Chairman BLSKS), while the  music was assisted by Raju Bajgal, Music Instructor BLSKS.
Earlier, welcoming the audience Dogra, Chairman, Bhartiya Lok Sangeet Kala Sansthan highlighted the importance of the “Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan”.
KK Joshi, Vice Chaiman, BLSKS also spoke on the occasion.
The singers, musicians and actors who performed were Raju Bajgal, Rajni Gupta, Deevam Jandiyal, Ujwal  Sharma, Druv Pandit, Tilak Raj, MC Kotwal, Sant Das, Rahul Kumar, Vansh Raina, Megha Raina, Rakesh Katoch, Chahat  Chadha, Bhoomika Chib, Ujwal, Rakshit Sharma, Darsh Kachroo, Shiv, Bodh Raj,  Ravi Kumar,   Darshan  Rajwal, Vanshika, Shivali, Parul Sharma, Vishali and Sumeta Bhat.
Master Deepak Kumar presented vote of thanks.