KU observes Partition Horrors Remembrance Day, organises photo exhibition

Srinagar, Aug 13 (KNS): The University of Kashmir organised a photo exhibition to mark the Partition Horrors Remembrance Day.

Vice-Chancellor Prof Nilofer Khan inaugurated the exhibition organised by the Department of Students’ Welfare as part of ongoing celebrations in the University related to Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.

The University is observing Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav as a special occasion in its main and satellite campuses by way of organising special extracurricular and sports activities involving students, teaching and non-teaching staff with great zeal and enthusiasm.

In her special remarks on the occasion, Prof Nilofer outlined the objectives of observing the Partition Horrors Remembrance Day which aims to highlight the agony, suffering and pain of millions of sufferers of the Partition.

She said the active participation of students in activities related to Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations is testimony to the fact that our student community is conscious of their duties and responsibilities towards nation-building, national symbols and national events.Click Here To Follow Our WhatsApp Channel

“It is our earnest desire in the University to ensure holistic personality development of our students by channelising their energies in the right direction,” the Vice-Chancellor said, appreciating the Department of Students Welfare for its ongoing activities that offer a solid platform to young students to showcase their talent and excel beyond their academic arenas.

Dean Research Prof Irshad A Nawchoo also spoke on the occasion and highlighted the role of students in educating the society about the importance of historical events including Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.

Dean Students Welfare Prof Aneesa Shafi also spoke on the occasion and thanked the Vice-Chancellor for her constant support to DSW’s programmes and activities.  

Director EMMRC and Media Advisor Dr Saleema Jan was also present on the occasion.

Cultural Officer Shahid Ali Khan conducted proceedings of the programme, which was attended by students and faculty members of Institute of Music and Fine Arts, besides officials of DSW.(KNS)

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