ICCR Jammu felicitates famous singer Kailash Mehra

TNN Bureau. Updated: 12/31/2017 12:40:45 AM

JAMMU: The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, today felicitated famous singer Kailash Mehra for her life-time contribution in the field of music here at K.L. Sehgal Hall in Jammu.
The felicitations were done by Kuldeep Khuda, former CVC and Director General, J&K Police, who was joined by Balwant Thakur, Regional Director, ICCR, J&K.
Reading her citation, Balwant Thakur said that popularly known as ‘Kokila’ of Jammu & Kashmir, this outstandingly talented singer took the music of Jammu & Kashmir to world heights and successfully held concerts in London, Pittsburgh, Houston, Washington, Florida, New York, California, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Denver, Detroit, Boston, Toronto, (Canada), Dhaka and Dubai. In his address, Kuldeep Khuda lauded the initiatives of ICCR, J&K, in promoting the arts and the artists of Jammu & Kashmir within and outside the country.
Describing Kailash Mehra as a living institution of music, he hoped her to keep inspiring generations in the field of music.

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