Srinagar, Aug 13: “Essay and Drawing Competition” was conducted by Army at Army Goodwill School, Baraub on 12 Aug 2017 in order to raise awareness and encourage talent, a defence spokesman in a statement issued here said.

The event was organized to provide an opportunity to the students of AGS, Baraub to enhance personality development and boost their confidence. An overwhelming response from the local children of AGS, Baraub made the mega event successful, he said.

This activity was conducted at the request of school teachers, who insisted on showcasing the hidden talent of young school children and same was prominently evident in the enthusiasm as displayed on the field. The event was attended by the students of class 3rd to class 5th in two categories.  Total 29 students and 45 students from class 3rd to 5th participated in Drawing Competition and essay writing competition organized in two groups, he said.

Army in it’s endeavor to identify talent at budding stage and nurture it for future has always been at forefront to fulfill aspirations of AWAM. This event evoked tremendous response from the enthusiastic kids of AGS, Baraub, he said.