Press Club conducts Rangoli and Cookery competitions for women

Winners of Rangoli and Cookery competitions pose for a photograph in Press Club on Sunday

Press Club Hyderabad has conducted cookery and rangoli competitions for the womenfolk commemorating Sankranti festival in its premises at Somajiguda on Sunday.

Prizes were given away by the managing committee to the winners of first, second and third categories in both rangoli and cookery competitions. In Rangoli, the first prize went to Shyamala Dharmasanam while the 2nd and 3rd were bagged by Pratima and Rama Devi, respectively.

Similarly, in Cookery the first prize was bagged by Uma Mallik and rest by 2 others. The other participants, however, were given consolation prizes. The winners were chosen by a special committee formed with experts from outside the club.

Women participants pose for a photograph

The programme evoked good response with families of the members participating in large numbers. PCH has been conducting such competitions during festivities every year to encourage its family members.

First Prize winner of rangoli competition posing for a photograph in Press Club

The prizes were distributed by woman members of Managing Committee Yashoda and Gayatri. The judges were also felicitated on the occasion. The other office-bearers who took part in the programme include Hari Prasad, Bhupal Reddy and Vasanth Kumar.

Shyamala Dharmasanam is seen receiving the first prize in Rangoli Competition held in Press Club. Managing Committee members Yashoda and Gayatri are also seen.