Jammu, Feb 25: The 30th Police Public Mela organised under the aegis of Police Wives Welfare Association (PWWA), which was inaugurated by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti at Gulshan Ground here today evoked huge public response. There were a number of attractions including cultural programmes, amusement for the children, besides a large number of stalls displaying different variety of items of different places of the state.
Chief Minister who inaugurated the Mela in the morning also paid homage to the J&K police martyrs at the martyrs gallery, besides visiting a number of stalls. She was received by DGP Dr. S.P Vaid, Chairpersons PWWA Bharti Vaid, other senior officers of J&K police and members of PWWA.
There was a lot of hustle and bustle as people from different walks of life participated in huge numbers in the mela. Artists from different districts of Jammu and Kashmir presented a number of songs and pipe, brass band played number of tunes which enthralled the people.
The main highlight of the mela, the raffle draw was conducted at 4 p.m in which 8968 prizes were announced which included 24 cars and other high end gifts.
Addressing a large gathering of people, DGP thanked them for making this mela a huge success. He thanked the PWWA members and different units of J&K police for making excellent arrangements which helped in making the mela a huge success. He also praised the performance of the artists. He congratulated the winners and hoped that the people will continue their patronisation of this mega police- public partnership event.
The results the raffle draw are: 1st Prize (Car Maruti Ciaz) A-70914, B-66345, C-57500, D-03510, E-17246, F-18966, G-96511, H-41640, 2nd Prize (Car Wagon-R) A-80625, B-87114, C-57027, D-63057, E-89633, F-43107, G-49119, H-25929, 3rd Prize (Alto Car 800) A-37825, B-00155, C-72431, D-08018, E-84798, F-09103, G-80718, H-40366, 4th Prize (Apple iPhone x-256 GB) A-14375, B-72687, C-71724, D-58513, E-87330, F-83680, G-22735, H-83530, 5th Prize (43″ LED) A-02135, B-98910, C-20013, D-15240, E-25314, F-36436, G-57868, H-32049, 6th Prize (TVS Motor Cycle) A-33598, B-16649, C-84241, D-27848, E-87720, F-60121, G-71428, H-96232, 7th Prize (Apple ipad pro) A-75404, B-80154, C-53788, D-40940, E-38484, F-36294, G-83400, H-04498, 8th Prize (HP Laptop) A-10831, B-43570, C-17816, D-89226, E-21009, F-63509, G-47821, H-02588, 9th Prize (Refrigerator) A-76876, B-26706, C-36504, D-48889, E-01510, F-69543, G-91330, H-83663, 10th Prize (Washing Machine) A-33424, B-20239, C-85001, D-78067, E-24334, F-90293, G-91046, H-32946, 11th Prize (Rs.5000) A-43365, B-62311, C-86198, D-92522, E-40003, F-34372, G-11823, H-27849, 12th Prize (Rs.1000) last four digits 5492, 13th Prize (Rs.500) last three digits 638 and 14th Prize (Rs.200) last two digits 36
Winners have been advised to approach AIG (Welfare) PHQ, along with original tickets during office hours to collect the prizes.
Painting competition, which was a part of the mela was also held and the results declared. Junior group winners are Shavi Bhagat first, Taniya Nawaz second, Yovraj Singh Chib third, Gourav Raina, Kanika Rani, Tanmay Johal consolations.Senior group winners are Qarya Mehmood first, Aliza Aslam second, Niharika Parihar third, Chaitanya, Tanu Bharti, Manat Chouhan consolations.
Slogan writing competition winners are Tarrun Sen first, Qarya Mehmood second, Tushar Raj third, Arun Mehta, Shiva Thakur, Kritika Koul consolations.