District collector Sambasiva Rao inaugurated the event. The competitions in around 17 items including music, dance and sports will start off from Friday onwards.
Students from colleges across the country will participate in the competitions and the event is expected to have a footfall of 80,000 students.
Ragam ’20 is held under the theme `The Art of Storytelling’ and will witness performances by band Sanam on January 10, and music show by renowned singer Shalmali Kholgade on January 11. On January 12, artist Ritviz will electrify the crowd, followed by performance by DJ Hannah Shine.
The tech summit Advaya to be held as part of Ragam will have sessions by experts on a wide variety of topics like Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Cyber security, Machine Learning etc.