Gwalior, 14 February 2015: With a motive to promote toursim as well as to promote water conservation two-day Lake Festival was organised at Tigra Dam with enthusiam and joy. The formal launch of the festival was done by collector P. Narahari and SSP Santosh Kumar Singh.
During the occasion, collector P. Narahari said to promote the conservation of our traditional water resources, as well as their is a need to keep a sense of respect and gratitude towards it because it is the source of our life. In order to create the same sense state government has decided to celebrate the Lake Festival in seven cities.
Cultural events like kathak dance and music performances were organized. Fisherman boat race also organized under adventure sports category. Photography competition was also held targeting local water resources in which 198 photographers participated. Tug of war and cricket tournament were organized between students. Painting competition was held for the artists.
Under aero-modelling flowers were showered on the guests and participants by helicopters and planes.