GNDU is All India Inter Uni Youth Festival Champions
Guru Nanak Dev University won overall Championship Trophy of All India Inter University Youth Festival Championship and North Zone Inter University youth festival Championship Trophy. The winners alongwith their coaches reached University Campus and shared their victory with Vice Chancellor Prof. Jaspal Singh Sandhu and other officials of the University. A special function was organized in the Vice Chancellor Office to celebrate this victory.
Professor kamaljit Singh, Dean Academic Affairs and Professor karanjeet Singh Kahlon, Registrar, Professor SS Behl, Dean Students Welfare, Professor T.S. Benipal, Dean College Development Council, Dr. Jagjit Kaur, Director Youth Welfare, Dr Suchreta sharma, Principal apeejay College of Fine Art, Dr Arun Mishra, Dr Amita Pandey, student artists were present on this occasion.
Kahlon said that the student artist of the University won these two trophies because of their hard work and dedication with the help of their coaches and brought laurels to the University. He said that Association of Indian Universities organised North Zone Inter University Youth Festival at Maharishi Markandeshwar University Mullana at Ambala recently and participated in 24 items of music theatre fine arts literary and dance. Our Students won eminent positions in 14 items and got overall Championship trophy. Our students got 5 first positions, second position in 7 items and third position in two items. Artist-students also got 4 consolation prizes. In this festival about 28 universities from North participated.
Similarly, Registrar informed that All India Inter University National Youth Festival organised in Ranchi recently in which 87 Universities participated and the students of GNDU participated in 14 different items of music theatre fine arts and dance and got eminent positions in all 14 items which led them to won overall championship trophy along with Champion Trophies in music and fine arts.
He said that it is matter of pride that during this festival our University got first position in 10 items to become first University of the country. While in classical dance and collage making our student artist secured second position and third position in mimicry and skit items.
Dr. Jagjit Kaur said that the students artist of our University are also participating in South Asian University youth festival which is going on at Ganpat University kherva in Gujarat.