The Joint Director Information Kashmir (JDIK) on Saturday observed Constitution Day within the office premises, here.
The reading of the preamble and the pledge administration was attended by all the staff members.
Bilal Mukhtar, Deputy Director (PR) Kashmir read the preamble to the Constitution of India and pledged to uphold the spirit of the document which makes the largest democracy function.
He said constitution day, also known as ‘Samvidhan Divas’, is celebrated to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India on November 26 in 1949.
The Deputy Director said the day is marked to create awareness of the importance of the Indian constitution and the main contributor, Dr BR Ambedkar.
He said on this day the country adopted the Constitution to eradicate social evils and provide equal justice to all sections of the public.
All the officials of the Joint Directorate were present on the occasion.
At Doda: The adoption day of the Constitution of India was observed by the District Administration Doda by organizing a function here at the DC office under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner, Vikas Sharma. DDC read out the Preamble to the officials of the DC office. He urged them to uphold the principles enned in the Preamble of the Constitution while serving the citizens of the country. Similar functions were held in other offices of the district where the participants were briefed about the significance of the Constitution of India and the Preamble.
At Samba: The Constitution Day also known as “Samvidhan Divas’ was celebrated to commemorate the adoption of the constitution of India on 26th Nov. 1949. Deputy Commissioner Samba, Anuradha Gupta administered the pledge under preamble of constitution of India at DC Office Samba. Live broadcast of constitution day from central hall parliament, Delhi through video conference was also arranged on the occasion. Additional Deputy Commissioner, Suram Chand Sharma and other officers were also present.The August occasion of Constitution Day was also celebrated across the Government Offices in district Samba amid reading of preamble.The Preamble reading ceremony was held along with the live telecast of the recital by the President of India.
At Udhampur: Constitution day was celebrated at District Head quarter Udhampur which witnessed a pledge taking ceremony and Preamble Reading. Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Viqar Giri; Assistant Commissioner Development, Mushtaq Choudhary; Deputy District Election Officer, Dr Shavi along with other officers /officials of District Administration participated in the ceremony. Similarly, all the officers observed constitution day in their respective offices and also took pledge & read out preamble of the constitution.
At Ramban: District Administration, Ramban celebrated Constitution Day (National Law Day) to mark the 72nd anniversary of the adoption of the Constitution besides raising awareness about the Indian Constitution among masses. The main function was organized at District Administrative Complex, Ramban where Deputy Commissioner, Ramban, Mussarat Islam read out the preamble. Additional Deputy Commissioner, Harbans Sharma; ACR, Dhrindra Sharma; CPO, Dr Kasturi Lal; CMO, Dr. Mohd Freed Bhat; DEO, Lal Chand besides other senior officers, staff members and prominent citizens participated in the pledge taking ceremony. The Samvidhan Divas was also observed at Sub- division, Tehsil and Block level offices and Educational institutions.
At Rajouri: The 72nd Constitution Day was Friday celebrated in Rajouri district with patriotic fervour and zeal. The function started with reading of the ‘Preamble’ to the constitution of India at District Headquarter Rajouri. Speaking on the occasion, the District Development Commissioner Rajouri, Rajesh K Shavan said that the Constitution symbolises the unity and integrity of our country in true manner.He said that Day is aimed at reiterating and reorienting the citizens towards the values and principles expressed in the Constitution and encouraging all Indians to play their rightful role in strengthening Indian Democracy. ADDC, Pawan Kumar; ADC Rajouri, Sachin Dev Singh; DFO Rajouri, Arshdeep Singh; ACR, Tahir Mustafa Malik; CPO, Mohammad Khurshid; SE Jal Shakti, JP Singh; DSEO, Bilal Rashid Mir; CMO, Dr Shamim Un Nissa Bhatti; CAHO, Dr Fazal Hussain besides all District Officers and employees attended the event.