students throng at india gate lawns to fly kites and paint
Delhi government is involving students of schools, colleges and universities for the promotion of the upcoming Commonwealth Games. To whistle for the Game which will be held in Oct.2010, the students gathered at India Gate Lawns and painted to promote the Games. They also flied kites with messages about the CWG.They scribbled and painted all kinds of promotional messages like – “Best wishes”, “I love India” and “Welcome to India and the Commonwealth Games”. Each canvas bore the only theme – promotion of the Games. Even street children got a chance to have fun along with students of many elite schools.The parents of the students helped kids to paint and shared the joy with them. Some professional painters were also present who motivated kids to paint well. Sometimes, almost 10-12 painters shared the same canvas. By the end of the day, 200 canvas were ready with themes about the Games.