Khalsa College of Education is Seventh Time Over-all Champion
The cultural bonanza highlighting dance, fun and frolics marked
the three-day-long Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) Inter-Education Colleges
Youth Festival-2018 which concluded at Khalsa College of Education, Ranjit
Avenue campus here today. Hundreds of students from approximately
24 Education colleges across the region took part in the festival in
which Khalsa College of Education lifted the overall Championship Trophy for
the successive Seventh time. The
Khalsa College of Education GT Road and Government
College of Education, Jalandhar remained the first and second runner up, respectively.
Khalsa College Governing Council Honorary Secretary, Rajinder
Mohan Singh Chhina who was the Chief Guest for the ceremony hailed the students
after watching their performances for the meticulous presentations and
competitive spirits. "Such programs provide platform to the students to
showcase their talents in diverse fields of art", said Chhina.
Madam Tejender Kaur Chhina, Guest of Honor distributed the
awards to the winners and was overwhelmed to see the mesmerizing performances
of the students. She applauded the hard work and dedication of faculty and
students for putting up such a great show.
The students showcased their talent in singing, fancy dress,
mimicry, skits, debates, discussions, kawishri, group shabad gayan, poetry,
painting, rangoli and cartooning. The Bhangra and Gidda remained the star
attractions of the festival.
College Principal Dr. Surinderpal Dhillon, Director Youth Welfare GNDU Dr. Jagjit Kaur
Dhillon, Stage coordinator Ajaybir
Pal Singh Dhillon and other members
also witnessed the closing ceremony as they applauded the students from all
over the state who took part in various competitions. Madam Dhillon narrated
the history how the inter education colleges youth festival was started by GNDU
to provide the students an opportunity to exhibit their prowess on stage and
Dr. Jagjit Kaur said such Festival help to polish the students'
opportunity to polish their skills and showcase their talent.