By OUR STAFF REPORTER
DEHRADUN, 28 Oct: This year Dehra Dun Club celebrated Diwali on Saturday 26th October as Grand Diwali Fiesta. Elaborate arrangements were made to satisfy the taste buds of the Members and their families. Stalls of a variety of cuisines be it Indian, Mughlai, Chinese, South Indian, Speciality of Kashmir, Exclusively Vegetarian and Fast Food, Jalebi and Rabri were also available for the gathering.
The function which started at 7.00 PM recorded an unprecedented gathering. To start the proceedings Housie was played, as a tradition related to Diwali, which was followed by an hour long spectacular show of Fireworks. The grand finale was in the form of Raffle Draw. The Members and their families participated in all the events with great enthusiasm.
The Club wore a festive ook and was traditionally decorated by Miniature Lights, Rangoli, Marigold and Rajnigandha Flowers and Diyas. The large gathering was very appreciative of the decor and the efforts put in by the Members of the Entertainment Committee Ginni Vasudev, Poonam Bahl and Deepak Oberoi were well rewarded.
The Club President DS Mann welcomed the Members to the function and greeted everyone on the occasion of Diwali. The other Managing Committee Members Suneet Mehra, Krishan Kumar Verma, Ajay Shangari, Sanjeev Bhasin and Raman Narula were also present alongwith the Entertainemnt Committee Members Annie Singh and Gagan Jyot.