Chandigarh: Prof Raj Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Panjab University inagurated the NSS Seven Day Special Camp on theme ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ and ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’ today I.e. 23.03.2022 as Chief Guest.
Programme Officer, Dr. Shankar Sehgal welcomed the Chief Guest and other Dignitaries, followed by the address of NSS Coordinator Prof. Ashwani Koul. Prof. Raj Kumar, Vice-chancellor and the Chief Guest of the event at the outset appreciated the NSS team for conducting the camp and apprised the audience that it is the first biggest offline event post covid-19 after a span of almost two years in the university auditorium. He focused in instilling the true values of NSS in the volunteers and encouraged the volunteers to keep on participating in more and more NSS events. He desired that the volunteers shall come ahead for social entrepreneurship with a view to resolve the 21st century’s issue in a sustainable manner.
Naveen Kumar, Programme Officer proposed a vote of thanks. The dignitaries including Prof. Jagtar Singh (DSW), Prof. Prashant Gautam, Directorate of Sports & Fellow, Dr. Nidhi Gautam (Fellow and Warden, Girls Hostel-5), Dr. Parveen Goyal (Fellow), Dr. Arun Singh Thakur(Warden, Boys Hostel-7), Dr. J.S. Sehrawat (Warden, Boys Hostel-3), Dr. Ravinder Kaur Dhaliwal (Warden, International Hostel). The event proceeded with the cultural performances by NSS Volunteers to instil the value of true Indian within the volunteers. To mark the Shaheedi Diwas, some poems and performances were also recited.