The SFI unit of Kotshera College unfurled the flag of independence, democracy and socialism on the occasion of the 51st foundation day of the students’ body. The leaders said the SFI was formed during an all-India conclave held in Thiruvananthapuram from December 27-30 in 1970. Unit secretary Yogesh said the student body had been raising the issues of farmers, labourers along with those of the students and had become the most popular student organisation.
HPU VC mulls alumni home
In an online ‘Kulpati Samwad’, conducted by Neelum Mattu and hosted under the auspices of the HPU Alumni Association, VC Sikander Kumar shared his plan to build an alumni home. He said the HPU would identify the land and the alumni should raise a beautiful structure for their alma mater. The VC also shared his vision of creating an inclusive environment with equal opportunities for women in all activities of the university. He specially mentioned the creation of gyms and libraries in hostels with Wi-Fi connectivity for all students.
Health awareness camp
To promote the health awareness among the MGNREGA workers, the University Institute of Technology (UIT), HPU, organised a health, hygiene and safety awareness programme under the village adoption programme at Ghanahatti, Shimla, on Tuesday. Around 30 workers participated in it. UIT director Prof PL Sharma appreciated the efforts of Dr Jasmine Kaur, the programme coordinator.