Haridwar, February 28
Mahavidyalyas, vidyalayas and other institutions affiliated with Uttarakhand Sanskrit University participated in the annual youth festival held on the university campus here today.
Haridwar SSP Pushkar Sailal and the Vice-Chancellor of the university, Dr Sudha Rani Pandey, were the chief guests.
The programme began with the lighting of a lamp by the chief guests which was followed by ‘Saraswati Vandana’. Students also presented skits and folk dances.
The programme was organised by the students’ welfare union. The prize distribution function was also held.
Students of Partha Sarthi School, Khadkhadi, also presented patriotic programmes.
Meanwhile, a three-day annual festival began at Mahila Mahavidyalaya (PG) at Kankhal today. Various activities were held on day 1.
The college Principal, Dr Geeta Joshi, urged the girls to take part in such events for their overall personality development.