Independence Day celebrated at Guru Nanak Dev University
Vice- Chancellor Prof. Sandhu unfurled the National Flag
Amritsar, August 15, 2019: Prof. Jaspal Singh Sandhu, Vice Chancellor of Guru Nanak Dev University unfurled the National Flag at Guest House Lawns of the University at the eve of 73rd Independence Day. The Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm by the large number of teachers, employees and students of the University.
Prof. S.S Behal Singh, Dean, Academic Affairs welcomed the guests and highlighted the sacrifices made by Indians during the freedom struggle. He said that even today sacrifices are being made by our forces to maintained the independence and integrity of the Country. He saluted the martyrs who have laid down their lives for the Country. Prof. K.S. Kahlon, Registrar presented vote of thanks. The students of the Music Department of the University presented patriotic songs to mark the occasion.
While congratulating the University fraternity on the eve of Independence Day, Prof. Sandhu said that we need to work hard with dedication to uplift the University in the field of higher education and face international challenges. He said that this day reminds us of commitment to do our duty with complete dedication and help the society to progress., faculty and employees here today after unfurling the tri-color near the guest house lawns at University campus.
He said that he wishes to see this University as top ranking University in the fields of academic, sports and culture not only in India but at International level. He also detailed the work done and initiated by him during his tenure since last year. He shared his future vision and plans for the coming years and asked everyone for cooperation for achieving these plans.
He further added that efforts are being made to provide more State of Art infrastructure and healthy atmosphere for studies to the students of the University.