As part of the ongoing Uttarbang Utsav, a drawing competition started at the Kanchenjunga Stadium in Siliguri today.
Around 15,000-20,000 students participate in the drawing competition every year. The Tourism Minister of state, Goutam Deb, shared that it is a world record. He also said that next year, the competition will be recorded through the drone camera to register it in the Limca Book of Records and the Guinness Book of World Records.
The North Bengal Development Minister, Rabindranath Ghosh, stated that 20,000 students participate in the drawing competition in the duration of the festival, which adds the spirit of competitiveness among the students.