Thursday, 20 August, 2009
Magic festival spells success
Abra Cadabra: Tamil Nadu Tourism Minister, Suresh Rajan (left, fifth) wore a magic hat and waved magic wand to mark a magical release of the souvenir published on the occasion of the anniversary celebrations of the Press Club of Nagercoil. District Collector Rajendra Rathnoo (left, third) and Gopinath Muthukad also seen.
Nagercoil: Four-day magic festival organized by the Department of Tourism, Press Club of Nagercoil and the Shajahans Jewllers concluded here triumphantly. The festival saw 6 performances by Gopinath Muthukad and team in front of overwhelming crowd on four days.
The show was formally inaugurated by the District Collector, Rajendra Rathnoo on 7th of Aug. The Minister of Tourism, Suresh Rajan and a team of dignitaries were among the audience on different days of the fair. Mr. Muthukad’s Stop SAD against Smoking, Alcohol and Drugs, and TRIP (Traffic Insight Programme) were held as a precursor to the event with huge public participation.