Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir today inaugurated a two-day food cum cultural festival "Darbaar" at the Nowgam-I academic campus of the varsity here.
In the fest, jointly organized by the Directorate of Students Welfare (DSW) and the School of Business Studies (SBS), the students set up different food stalls, showcasing the multicultural cuisine of the valley and the Kashmiri handicrafts.
The students and faculty members of different departments and senior administrative staff of the varsity thronged the 12 stalls and relished the mouth watering delicacies and also purchased the handicraft goods at reasonable prices. Photography competition and fun games were part of the festivities.
The VC lauded the students and the organizers for holding such a gala event. He said that despite tight content transaction schedule, the students have been successful in organizing the festival.