Patiala Heritage Festival, Craft Mela from Feb 19
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District administration Patiala revealed the dates of Patiala Heritage Mela and Craft Mela .Heritage Mela will be from Feb 19 to Feb 24 and Craft Mela to be held from Feb 19 to March 4 .
DC Kumar Amit said .on the inauguration day of Craft Mela on Feb 19th , artist of different state will perform and in the evening Heritage Mela will be inaugurated at Qila Mubarak .
Toady nodal officer of the event ADC (General) Shaukat Ahmed Paray convened a meeting in which , MC Patiala Joint Commissioner Ankur Mahindru, Secy. Zila Parishad Charanjot Singh Walia, DDPO Patiala Surinder Singh Dhillon, Director Horticulture Dr Swaran Singh Mann along with other administrative officials participated. Ahmed gave the instructions and asks the officials to do their job in the given time frame.
He further informed that artisan from different part of the country will participate and will display their products. NZCC artist will also perform during the craft mela.
Last year a musical performance by Sufi Poet Madan Gopal Singh , Light and sound programme on Jang-e-Saragarhi directed by Harbaksh Singh Latta at NIS, a cycle rally , Patiala Gharana Classical Singer Pandit Ajoy Chakravarthy and Banaras Gharana Chunni Lal Mishra performance, an Aero Modeling and Stunt Biking show, Sitar Mastero Sujit Khan and Padam Bhushan Classical Singer Pandit Ulhas Kalashkar performance along with a cricket match at Dhruv Pandove Cricket Stadium , a classical singing night by Mastero Rashid Khan and Kathak Dance by Miss Manjari Chaturvedi, a Blind Car Rally ,a performance by classical singer duo- Pandit Rajan-Sajan Mishra, a Cactus Competition and a flower show a Qawali performance by Mastero Nasir Ahmed Warsi and Pop Singer Harshdeep Kaur ,a Heritage Walk,an exhibition of rare hand written religious granths, old paintings, old coins etc made Patiala Heritage Mela a memorable one.