Around 500 villagers and school children of Hanley, Korzok and Chumur participated in the cultural programme organised by 37th battalion, ITBP under civic action programme on May 18 in Hanley.
Rakesh Kumar, Commandant, 37th battalion ITBP was the chief guest.
The cultural programme was aimed to connect the people and children of remote areas of Leh district with the rest of India and to inculcate the sense of belongingness.
Renowned singer, Tundup Dorjay Stakmo performed around 19 songs including local traditional dance and patriotic songs. Also, one programme each by Hanley villagers and schools was presented.