SD COLLEGE LIFTS OVERALL TROPHY AT PU ZONAL YOUTH FEST
SD DECLARED OVERALL WINNER 5 YEARS IN A ROW
The Voice of Chandigarh News | Photos By T S Bedi
GGDSD College was declared Overall Winners for the 5th year in a row at the Panjab University Zonal Youth and Heritage Festival that concluded. SD College lifted the overall trophy with a huge margin of 65 points by scoring a total of 177 points. Panjab University came second with a score of 112 while DAV College, sector 10 came third with 105 points. The SGGS College, sector 26 missed the third position with 5 points, scoring a total of 100 points.
The SD College auditorium rose to a thunderous applause as the overall winner’s trophy was announced. With happiness writ large on their faces, students and teachers cheered loudly and spontaneously broke into a dance to celebrate the victory. There were shouts of joy, back-thumping and loud incessant clapping and the celebrations continued late into the evening.
Principal Dr Bhushan Kumar Sharma shared that GGDSD College had won the overall trophy for the 5thconsecutive year. “It is due to the sheer dedication and hard work of our students and teachers that we have won numerous prizes and have been declared the overall winners for 5 years in a row with a big margin from the nearest competitor,” he said, giving credit to the hours of incessant practice and commitment of the teachers and students alike.
The four-day mega event saw nearly 3000 students competing for prizes in 68 different competitions ranging from classical music and dances to literary items to heritage art and craft and folk music and dance. This year, the fest was hosted by GGDSD College.