Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh organised Kala Sangam-A Cultural Evening on 14-11-2019. Mrs. Lippi Parida, wife of Sh. Manoj Kumar Parida, Advisor to the Administrator, U.T. Chandigarh was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Mrs. Gagandeep Kaur Brar, Divisional Town Planner, Chandigarh Administration and wife of Sh. Rubinderjit Singh Brar, Director Higher Education, Chandigarh Administration also graced the occasion.
The evening started with lighting of the Ceremonial Lamp by the Chief Guest and other dignitaries. Welcoming the Chief guest, Prof. Anita Kaushal, Principal of the college, proudly stated the achievements of the college in academic and co-curricular domains. She highlighted that the college has been ranked as a pioneer institution in North India by all the major ranking agencies of the country. The excellent achievements of the students and faculty have been complemented by the progress that the institution has made, may it be in co-curricular, or in academics and research. Principal Prof. Kaushal stressed that the college aims at holistic development of the students and institutes all such measures that can make them self-reliant amabassadors of social transformation. She also welcomed the alumnae who were a part of the occasion. Nostalgia, the Alumni Association of the college organised the meet which witnessed a huge participation of old students across generations. More than 250 ex-students attended the meet. They recalled their stay in the college, and felt proud to be associated with their alma mater even after so many years.
Kala Sangam was a kaleidoscope of unity in diversity of India and signified the spirit of national integration of our multi-cultural nation. Students showcased their talent by presenting music and dance items in the cultural evening. The presented items have won accolades and prizes in the Zonal and Inter-zonal Youth and Heritage Festivals. It is noteworthy that the college won the Overall Trophy in the PU Zonal Youth and Heritage Festival for the seventh consecutive time this year.