FROM A CORRESPONDENT
BOKAKHAT, Jan 16: The Kaziranga University Winter Festival, the annual festival of Kaziranga University, held from January 7 to 10, concluded with a performance by Zubeen Garg and Zublee Baruah and a performance by DJ Amar to wrap up the show on the concluding day, a press release stated.
The festival kicked off with an iugural ceremony on January 7. MD Khetan, Chancellor, Kaziranga University iugurated the event by lighting the ceremonial lamp and released colourful gas balloons in the presence of Prof (Dr) Sunil Rai, Vice-Chancellor, Kaziranga University, who delivered the welcome address. Various VIPs and dignitaries motivated the student community to not only succeed in their professiol careers but also strive to become responsible citizens.
The main attractions of the entire festival were the musical night by Bollywood singer KK, Zubeen Garg and Zublee Baruah, Adam’s Apple (rock band), DJ Amar. The festival also witnessed the grand file of ‘Sing With Stars’, a singing talent hunt show, by Kaziranga University. The top 10 filists competed live to get the decisive winners. The top three positions in the contest were wrested by Indrani Taluksdar, Pratyakshi Kalita and Mayurpongkhi Chetia respectively.
The festival also showcased the ‘KTM Duke Stunt’ show which was an instant hit among the youth. The young audience applauded vociferously the impressive stunts by professiol stuntmen. It also featured the fil round for ‘Moksh Mantra’ (a rock singing competition). This was followed by ‘Winter Runway (fashion show) which was highly applauded by the fashion devotees.
Overall, the four-day long festival was a jackpot of variety of events at multiple locations within the University campus as students from various colleges and universities participated in different competitions, the release concluded.