DATE: 11 October 2017
MEMBERS PRESENT: Sh. Balraj Bhasin, President S.D.P. Sabha and College Management Committee, Sh. Ved Prakash Gupta, Senior Member, Sh. H.K. Chugh, Gen. Secretary, Principals of SDP Institutions- Ms. Manju Bhashinee, Sh. Jasveer Chauhan, Ms.Raman Oberoi and Dr. Sanjeev Bindra Ms.Indu.
A two day joint Diwali Cultural Youth Festival began here today in S.D.P. College for Women, Ludhiana amidst much exuberance. All S.D.P. educational institutions viz S.D.P.Senior Secondary School, Hazuri Road, S.D.P. Sr. Sec.School, Basti Jodhewal, Sh.RamLal Bhasin Public School Dugri, Sh. Om Parkash Gupta S.D.P. Sr.Sec. School, Quilla Mohalla and SDP Collegiate Sr.Sec.School, joined these festivities.
The whole campus wore a festive look with colourful flags, banners and rangoli designs. Students attired in gaudy clothes and latest jewellery added glamour and beauty to the festival.
Sh. Balraj Bhasin, President S.D.P. Sabha and College Management Committee was the Chief Guest of the festivity. He was accorded a floral welcome by Sh H.K. Chugh, Gen. Secretary, Principals of SDP Institutions- Ms. Manju Bhashinee, Sh. Jasveer Chauhan, Ms.Indu, Ms.Raman Oberoi and Dr. Sanjeev Bindra.
The function began with Jyoti Prajavalan, a sacred ceremony. Sh Ved Prakash Gupta, Sr. Member, College Managing Committee with Principals lighted the traditional lamp. The students of all S.D.P. Educational Institutions presented a scintillating cultural extravaganza of melodious songs, theatrical items, folk and state dances. Addressing the audience, Mr. Bhasin, the Chief Guest said that such joint celebrations, not only provide platform to students to showcase their talent, but is also an opportunity to get exposure along with academics. He wished HAPPY DIWALI to all and prayed for everyone’s prosperity and well-being. Towards the end, Sh. Balraj Bhasin was joined by Principals and members of the Management to reward the excellent student performers who had brought laurels to the College in fields of academics and extra-curricular activities.