Jalandhar, Oct 20, 2019: Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, celebrated Diwali Carnival with the aim of giving scholarship to eligible & needy students and to promote ‘No to Single Use of Plastic’.
Mr Varinder Kumar Sharma, Deputy Commissioner, Jalandhar, was the Chief Guest for the day. College Principal, Dr Sucharita Sharma, warmly welcomed him and expressed her gratitude & gladness on the presence of such an exuberant personality. The students of BD, Home Science, Student Welfare Association (SWA), Fine Arts, I.T., BFA and Sculpture demonstrated various digital games, decoration products for Diwali, paintings, block painting designs, Tie & Die dresses, designer furniture and much more. Various food stalls and rides were the centre of attraction for everyone.
The students from the Department of Dance, under the guidance of Dr Micky Verma, presented ‘Lakshmi Stuti’. Appreciating the students’ hard work and seeing the creative & decorative art pieces, he put forth that teachers and students have left no stone unturned to make the event successful. He also added that by participating in such events, they open their paths of successful entrepreneurship in the future. He also appreciated that how the Carnival was planned under the theme ‘No to Single Use Plastic’.
35 stalls were set up during the Carnival; out of which 10 were set up by College students. The College Principal, Dr Sucharita Sharma, appreciated the efforts of Dr Jagmohan Mago, Dean-SWA and Dr Manisha Sharma, Dean-Functions, Ms Ramandeep and Dr Neeraj Katyal for successfully conducting the event.