Jalandhar March 26 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Today was a day of jubilation and honour for around 650 students of Lyallpur Khalsa College who were awarded degrees in the Annual Convocation of the College. The Chief Guest of the event Mr. Ojasvi Alankar IAS – Assistant Commissioner (UT), conferred on degrees to those students who qualified PG and UG in sessions 2018-19 and 2019-20 in various academic streams. Addressing the students, the Chief Guest urged them to work together, and focused, to achieve their aims in life, and asked them to strive for the betterment of mankind.
He congratulated the students on their achievements and expressed his satisfaction at the way the college was imparting research based education to its students. The Joint Secretary of the College Governing Council Mr. Jaspal Singh Waraich welcomed the Chief Guest and said that the college was providing globally acceptable and rewarding education to its pupils, with particular encouragement to women education, as around 35% of its total student strength was comprised by women students.
Speaking on the occasion, the Principal of the College Dr. Gurpinder Singh Samra said that the institution was committed to quality education, productive research and all round development of students. Highlighting the achievements of the college, he informed the present that the college had won the first runners up position in University Cultural championship besides holding first runners up position championship of the University. He also informed that the College was going to start job oriented courses in the coming sessions. Present on the occasion was S. Jagdeep Singh Shergill members of the Governing Council. The stage on the occasion was managed by Dr. Upma Arora and Dr. Nitika Chaugh.