Gangtok, 06 May: Wandering Souls of Sikkim organized an inter school scholastic festival titled NEEV: A Foundation for Better Future at Government Secondary School, Lingi Payong, South Sikkim on 04 May.
The event was supported by Lingmoo Payong Gram Panchayat and Lingi Payong Secondary School and coordinated by HM, Suraj Sharma, Lingi Payong Secondary School.
As per a press release, 80 students from 8 schools across Lingi Payong participated in 8 scholastic competitions like quiz, debate, poetry, essay writing etc in various categories during the daylong festival. Various competitions were judged by Bibhushan Dhungyal (Asst Controller of Exams, SMU), Prahlad Sharma (Principal, Mamring Sr Sec School), and SMU Assistant Professors, Prayash Gupta & Deepa Sharma.
The daylong event was organized in line with our objective to provide a platform for the young minds in rural Sikkim to foster their creative genius and thereby lay a foundation for better future.
The event was attended by BDO, Yangang, Kishore Thapa as the chief guest along with Lingmoo Payong Gram Panchayat president, Yogesh Bhandari, School Heads of the participating schools, teachers, students and others.
WSOS extends its hearty gratitude towards all our sponsors, participating schools, participants, judges and all others who supported us in making our event successful, the release adds.