Jalandhar June 7 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar paid a humble homage to its founder chairman Dr. Stya Paul fondly addressed as Seth Ji on his 12th death anniversary. He was an eminent industrialist and freedom fighter who laid the foundation and inspiration for the Apeejay Stya Group and the Apeejay Education society. On this occasion, Dr. Sucharita (Pro Vice Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University, Director, Apeejay Education Society & Senior Education Advisor, Rajeshwari Sangeet Academy Trust), Dr. Neerja Dhingra (Principal, ACFA), Mr. Girish Kumar (Principal Apeejay School, Mahavir Marg), Mrs. Sushma (Pre-Primary Wing In charge, Apeejay School) and faculty members of school and college were present.
On this occasion, his never dying spirit and his passion and diligence towards his work to ensure the quality education was remembered to take inspiration from. It is inspirational that even at the age of 90, Seth ji was dedicated towards his work and had curiosity to learn something new and flexible enough to adapt new learnings and challenges in his personality. He had a personality and qualities from which today’s youth can learn a lot. Also on this occasion, his favourite hymns were sung and fresh flowers were offered.