Bir: On the auspicious occasion of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday, Bir Dege Tibetan settlement organised a grand function honouring and thanking the local Indian people and Government. The SDM of Baijnath kindly attended on the occasion. The function was organised on the 7 July to fit in with the Chief Guests itinerary. All the local pradhans and officials of various departments were invited. Following the introduction by the Chairman of the local Assembly and welcome speech by the settlement officer. The mementoes were presented to the Chief Guest and all pradhans. An actual programme begins with SDM cutting cake. Cultural performance was presented to the public and lunch were served after the programme.
-Report filed by TSO Bir, Dege-