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Chandigarh 28th November:- Post Graduate Guru Gobind Singh College for Women, Sector 26, Chandigarh organized its 38th Annual Convocation in the college premises on November 28th, 2016 . The First Lady, Mrs. Alka Singh, W/o V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor of Punjab and Administrator, U.T Chandigarh was the Chief Guest. After the introduction of the Staff, the Chief Guest along with Academic Procession entered the hall to the melodious tunes of Sitar played by the college students. The ceremony commenced with the recitation of the Shabad “Gur Parsadi Vidya Vichare Parh-Parh Pave Maan”.
Col (Retd.) J.S Bala (Secretary, Sikh Educational Society) welcomed the Chief Guest. Gurdev Singh Brar accorded a floral welcome to the Chief Guest. The College Principal Dr. Charanjeet Kaur Sohi presented the annual report of the college, highlighting the achievements and activities of the college faculty and students.
Total 443 Degrees were conferred by the Chief Guest on the occasion to the students of M.Com, MA, MSc.(IT), BA, B.Com and BCA.
The Chief Guest, in her convocation address, applauded the teachings of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, calling him a Saint, a Soldier and a Poet par-excellence, and motivated the students to follow the path of righteousness like him. She touched upon the key issues of Organ Donation and making India Cashless, which she said, is the need of the hour. At the end she praised the institution for its excellence and encouraged the students to become the bright future of the Nation.