HMV organized Guest Lecture Under DBT Star Scheme

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  • October 3, 2022
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Guest Lecture

Jalandhar October 3 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Department of Zoology under DBT Star Scheme organized Guest Lecture on the topic ‘Evolution’ in the premises of Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya under the able guidance of Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen. The Resource Person of the day was Dr. Anish Dua, Professor, GNDU Amritsar. Dr. Anish Dua was welcomed by Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen and Dr. Seema Marwaha, Dean Academics and Head of Zoology Department with a planter.

Dr. Dua explained to the students in a very simplified way the mystery lying behind the process of evolution i.e. the change in the gene frequency of the different species on earth. He emphasized on the works of eminent scientists such as Darwin, Wallace and George Mendel who attempted to explain the mechanism of evolution through Natural Selection Genetic Drift, Mutation, Inbreeding etc. He further explained Hardy-Weinberg Law through Population Genetics and Evolution.

Vote of thanks was given by Dr. Seema Marwaha. Madam Principal, Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen congratulated and appreciated the efforts of Zoology Department. Stage was conducted by Dr. Sakshi Verma. Dr. Neelam Sharma, Dr. Anjana Bhatia, Mrs. Purnima and Ms. Harpreet Kaur were also present. Dr. Sakshi Verma and Mr. Ravi Kumar, Assistant Professors in Zoology Department were the conveners. Lab attendant Mr. Sachin assisted in making all arrangements for the lecture.

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