The healthcare workers are working under a lot of pressure. The citizens should recognise their hard work and show their support by acknowledgement. Small gestures will boost their morale, says GMCH director B S Chavan.
It’s been a testing time for Ravneet Dhaliwal, whose father, a frontline worker, started showing symptoms of the coronavirus on July 3 and was referred to the Government Multi Speciality Hospital, Sector 16, Chandigarh, on July 6.
It was none other than the legendary Prithviraj Kapoor who formally launched the society, with the citizens of Chandigarh thereafter being treated to a series of plays, music concerts and dance recitals.
With more than 50,000 songs and 500 albums to his credit and the recipient of several awards, Attahullah is known for music which is rooted, a part of the landscape of the country, expressing pathos and timeless traditions of folk.
The fund was first opened to freelance and struggling artists, with ration and rent money provided to many, with many young theatre artists also distributing cooked food to those who were new to the city.
Bicky Singh, founder of SikhLens, the annual Sikh Arts and Film Festival in California, on bringing the festival to India, inspiring young filmmakers and creating awareness across the world about Sikh culture.
The Sikhlens Sikh Arts & Film Festival, an annual Californian film festival, travel for the first time to India and opens here in Chandigarh with curated short films, documentaries, exhibitions and performances at Tagore tomorrow
In a unique project that strives to bring the art and artists of the country closer to people, conceptual artist and photographer Diwan Manna is video archiving and documenting the life, times and work of some of the most formidable names of the Indian art world.
Punjabi author Kirpal Kazak, named one of the winners of the Sahitya Akademi Award 2019 for his collection of short stories Antheen, on his early life as a mason, and how literature takes one from darkness into life.