Srinagar, 13 Sep: A Science Mela cum School Annual Day was organized on Tuesday at Girls Higher Secondary School Rainawari.
Director School Education Kashmir, Dr. Tasaduq Hussain Mir who was chief guest on the occasion, accompanied by Deputy CEO Mtr.Anjum Raja, Dr. Manzoor Ahmad & Bashir Ahmad Thoker inaugurated the event.
Under different themes, various stalls were put up by the students which include; Green Installation under theme one bottle one plant, Science stalls, Portable planetarium, Chemistry stall, Physics stall, Astronomy stall, Fossil stall, Bio stall, Art and craft stall, Body mass index (health wellness) stall, Book stall and Food and cooking stall.
The Director interacted with the students and inspected all the stalls put up in the school lawns. He appreciated the enthusiasm and efforts of the students actively involved in the event.The Director also announced to giveaway tablet to a student while playing as a player in a musical chair with students.
Organized with the purpose to incalculate the scientific temper among the students, different shows and performances were delivered by the students and made the event lively.
With the help of special telescope installed by the school management, the students joyfully observed Jupiter, moons of Jupiter, Saturn rings and moon craters and received information about them from the faculty.
Poet and Historian, Zareef Ahmad Zareef who also graced the occasion, delivered a special lecture on culture and science.
The event culminated with the feliclitation ceremony where dedicated faculty and the school principal, Mtr. Kousar Jabeen, were lauded by the Director for their contribution in education and organizing this special event.
He also felicitated one teacher, Mr. Gowhar Khursheed, with the best teacher award for his immense contribution in developing pedagogical, academic and scientific skills among students at the institution level.