New Delhi : Discovery Kids and its celebrated the weekend with Children from Shiksha Educational Trust, an organisation that works towards the cause of education amongst underprivileged children.
On Sunday, 27th December, more than 100 kids from the trust were taken on a joy ride aboard the Discovery Kids Joy Express and participated in games, art & craft, magic show, puppet shows and much more. The kids also met KISNA and expressed their enthusiasm by dancing and singing with the super hero.
Discovery Kids Joy Express was launched on 18th December to give children in Delhi-NCR a unique way to spend their weekends and holidays and to experience the magic of learning combined with entertainment. As part of its initiative to reach out to children from all strata of society, Discovery Kids Joy Express will regularly invite kids from NGOs, free of cost, to spread the joy.
Speaking about the initiative, Rahul Johri, EVP and GM, South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, said, “We are delighted to welcome kids from Shiksha Trust onboard the Discovery Kids Joy Express. Our aim is to engage children from all walks of life and this ride is a small step in this direction.”
Talking about his experience on Discovery Kids Joy Express, 7-year old Dalip from Shiksha said, “I am very happy as I got to meet Kisna and watch the puppet and magic show. We also learnt that we should always help others and keep our surroundings clean.”
Discovery Kids Joy Express is operational every Saturday – Sunday, from 12 PM to 4 PM. Kids, accompanied by one parent at Sikanderpur Rapid metro station.
Tickets for the Discovery Kids Joy Express, priced at Rs.250 for kids and Rs.100 for the accompanying parent/adult will be available at Sikanderpur Rapid Metro station and can also be purchased online on BookMyShow.com.