Balakalamela 2015 was held on 1 May in the premises of United Indian School, Jleeb Al Shouaikh. More than 400 contestants from various Indian schools participated in the mega interschool contest. Contests were held under 17 categories at various venues. The contests were adjudged by eminent educators and professionals.
Indian Educational School (Bhavans Kuwait) was crowned as the overall champion of Balakalamela 2015 with 63 points.
The Benji Benson Ever Rolling Trophy was presented to Indian Educational School amidst joy over the triumph by the chief guest of the day M.A. Baby. (The former minister for education, Kerala State, India)
Mr. Baby extolled the winners. He also praised the untiring efforts of Kala in helping the young expatriate community in Kuwait by organizing numerous art and cultural fiestas. The principal of Indian Educational School, Mr. T. Premkumar also congratulated the winners on their inspiring achievement.
Kala Kuwait is a progressive organization that takes up multifaceted endeavours ranging from charity programs to the promotion of art and culture among the Indians in Kuwait. Balakalamela – an interschool competition organized annually by Kala Kuwait for the students of Indian schools in Kuwait is one of the biggest platforms made available for the young expatriate students to display their dazzling gifts in an array of interschool competitions ranging from essay writing competition to performing arts.