GDC Purmandal organizes prize distribution function

Students of GDC Purmandal displaying prizes while posing with guests during a function.
Students of GDC Purmandal displaying prizes while posing with guests during a function.

Excelsior Correspondent
SAMBA, Apr 20: Government Degree College (GDC) Purmandal organized parent’s meet and prize distribution function here today.
Chief guest of the function was Prof Ashok Aima (former Vice Chancellor, Central University of Jammu) while guest of honor were Prof BL Zutshi (president of Hindu Education Society Kashmir) and Dr Bharat Bhushan Sharma (former Principal and Head, Rashtra Bhasha Prachar Samiti). Special guest was Gurmeet Singh from Bharat Vikas Parishad.
The function began with the lighting of the tradition lamp and the release of college Newsletter “RISE” of session 2023-24 by chief guest and other guests. Principal of the College, Prof (Dr) Raj Shree Dhar, while delivering welcome address, presented the Annual Report and highlighted the all round achievements of the College during the year 2023-24.
Prof Ashok Aima in his speech appreciated the college authority for taking various initiatives for overall growth and progress of the students while Prof BL Zutshi emphasized the importance of holistic development and encouraged students to not only excel academically but also to engage in extracurricular activities. Prof (Dr) Bharat Bhushan Sharma also shared his valuable views on the occasion.
The event showcased the rich cultural heritage of the region through a series of vibrant and captivating cultural performances. The students who had brought laurels in academics and extracurricular activities were rewarded with certificates and trophies.
The proceedings of the day were conducted by Prof Shahima Akhter (convener, Dean Students’ Welfare). The whole programme was coordinated by Prof Shahima Akhter, Dr Preeti Rachna, Prof Pallavi and Dr Nazia Bibi.