Hindi Department of Post Graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh celebrated Hindi-Diwas Fortnight which concluded on 13-09-2018. Many competitions like Poetry-recitation, Poem-writing, Story-writing, Essay-writing,Declamation, Slogan-writing were organised to mark Hindi Day. Dr. Gurmeet Singh, a well-known scholar and Chairperson of Hindi Department, Panjab University, Chandigarh, presided over the function. In his Presidential remarks, Dr. Singh stressed on the nature and significance of Hindi language and highlighted its emerging role in the contemporary world. Dr. Singh gave away prizes to the winners of various competitions. Dr. Anita Kaushal, Principal of the college, congratulated the prize winners and motivated the students to give an appropriate direction to their creative potential. Mr. Kanwar Iqbal, Dean and Dr. NirupamaLuthra, Vice-Principal of the college were also present on the occasion.