Two day winter carnival festival kick started in Jammu and Kashmir's Pahalgam on February 20. Famous for its scenic beauty, Pahalgam is taking a step forward to promote its tourism through this carnival. Carnival gave a platform to entrepreneurship, as several young entrepreneurs set up their stalls of bakery products, handlooms, street food, photography and tribal art. Women's development corporation, Handloom Handicraft, Horticulture and Floriculture department also set up stalls at the 2-day carnival. Pahalgam's culture was presented through dance and music performances. Carnival attracted hundreds of visitors who enjoyed their time on Day 1.