Jalandhar August 10 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Kanya Maha Vidyalaya (Autonomous)under Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav initiative of Government of India paid a nostalgic tribute to Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh at Shaheed Bhagat Singh Heritage Memorial situated in the college campus. During the occasion, students dedicated rakhis to the great martyr in order to celebrate the pious festival of rakhi and also paid their heartfelt gratitude to all the great martyrs for their immense contribution to the freedom struggle of India.
The program was organized by jointly by Department of Student Welfare, PG Department of English & PG Department of Journalism & Mass Communication. Principal Prof. (Dr.) Atima Sharma Dwivedi along with faculty members paid nostalgic tribute to the great martyr. Prof. Dwivedi averred that every time she thought of the sacrifices of the magnitude of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev, she was indeed humbled. She exhorted one and all to idolize the martyr like Bhagat Singh and to carry forward the message of Bhagat Singh as this will be the true tribute to the national hero.
KMV has a close connection with Bhagat Singh
She further maintained that it is a matter of great pride that KMV has a close connection with Bhagat Singh as he was very close to KMV’s then Principal Acharya Lajjawati ji and used to take shelter at KMV during the struggle for national freedom. As a mark of our tribute to Bhagat Singh and to cherish close connection and association with him, KMV has constructed a heritage memorial in the pristine surroundings of KMV hostel.
KMV is a nationalistic institution which has played an active role in the freedom struggle as our students have been among the first women to join the freedom struggle. On this occasion, PG Department of Music also presented beautiful musical renditions dedicated to the memory of Shaheed Bhagat Singh. Madam Principal lauded the efforts of Dr Madhumeet, Head, PG Department of English for successfully organizing the program.