Chandigarh, Jan. 14 -- The municipal corporation Chandigarh and UT tourism department, will organise the Rose Festival from February 28 to March 1 in the Rose Garden.

This was decided in a preliminary meeting of the Rose Festival held in the conference hall of MC on Monday under chairmanship of commissioner MC, KK Yadav, and attended by area councillor Ravi Kant Sharma and other officers of MC and UT administration.

During the meeting it was decided that the Rose Festival will be dedicated to 'Plastic Mukt Festival' amid other cultural programmes including contests for children, youth and the elderly to ensure maximum participation of the general public in the festival.

Contests including flower and rangoli contest, contests between neig...