Essay Writing Competitions held for Civil Servants on ‘Kashmir Today & Tomorrow’


General Officer Commanding, Telangana and Andhra Sub Area Major General R K Singh, in his keynote address on an “Army Symposium” focussed on wide-ranging issues with respect to the existing situation in Jammu & Kashmir and recommended strategies and way forward for dealing with them.

The ‘Army Symposium’ was organised for the trainee Civil Servants by the Dr MCR HRD Institute on November 30th, 2019 at its campus in the city. As a part of this, the Army HQ conducted an army Essay Competition on “Kashmir Today & Tomorrow: Security Challenges” for the trainee Civil Servants attending the 94th Foundation Course.

The Major General, who was the Chief Guest at the event, gave away Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals to Avinash Pandey, IRS, Miss Aruna Arora, IES, and Raushan Kumar, IPS, respectively in the Essay Competition. 

Delivering a keynote address on the theme of the Army Symposium, Major General R K Singh congratulated the medal-winning trainee Civil Servants and conveyed best wishes for their future accomplishments. The winners of the medals in the Army Essay competition too spoke on the theme of the Army Symposium.

Earlier, ADG Harpreet Singh welcomed the gathering. Chief Consultant Foundation Course PK Sharma proposed a vote of thanks. The IPS and IRTS trainees Rohan Jagadeesh and Joydeep Moitra, respectively have conducted the proceedings of the event.