Jalandhar, March 5, 2022: A stupendous evening in the profound memory of legendary ghazal maestro, Shri Jagjit Singh, was organised jointly by Dr. Stya Paul Art Gallery & Virsa Vihar, Jalandhar. The Guest of Honour of this special evening was Mr. Ghanshyam Thori, Deputy Commissioner, Jalandhar, and Mrs. Gagan Kundra, Deputy Commissioner, Income Tax, and Mrs. Purnima Beri, Chairperson and Managing Director Leader Valves Ltd. The musical evening organised under the able guidance of Dr. Sucharita Sharma, Director, Apeejay Education, and Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University, and Major General Balwinder Singh were attended by many music lovers.
Dr. Vivek Verma from Department of Music of Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, was the star of the evening who had sung the best masterpieces of Jagjit Singh and mesmerised the audience with his divine voice and shifted the audience to some other dimension where one could feel the presence of Jagjit Singh itself. Dr. Vivek Verma has earned his rapport by his sheer hard work and dedication. He has also performed at Harrivallabh, which is a matter of great honour for an artist. Dr. Verma was given a special honour for creating such a magical and serene atmosphere. Dr. Sucharita Sharma and Major General Balwinder Singh thanked the gathering for making the evening successful and special.