GDC Sidhra organises Poetry Competition
Aug 12, 2021
JAMMU: Literary Club of Government Degree College Sidhra on the Eve of 75th Independence Day organised an Online Inter-House Poetry Competition on the theme "Atam Nirbhar Bharat" under the patronage of Principal, Dr. Monika Sharma.
A number of students from different houses of the college participated in the activity. The participants were judged by Prof. Shashi Prabha, Associate Professor, Department of English and Dr.Mehmood Ahmed, Head Department of Urdu of the College.
The result of the activity was declared on 11th of August 2021 in which Irshad Akhter of B.A Sem II from Integrity house attained first position, and Shafeeq ul Rehman of B.A Sem IV from challenge house got second position, Karsoom Akhter and Imran Bajard both from Integrity house of B.A II semester, shared third position.
Participants tried their best to recite poems on the above mentioned theme of different authors/ poets/ writers. The Poem's main theme was Atam Nirbhar Bharat, i.e ;'Self reliant India ‘which was popularised by the present Prime Minister of India. Participants emphasised on the five pillars of Atmanirbhar Bharat-economy, infrastructure technology driven system, vibrant Demography and Demand.
The purpose of this activity was to build confidence among the students and improve their self efficiency. It helped them to develop memorisation Skills and to improve their expression. It further inculcated in them an ability to speak louder in the public sphere and subsequently encouraged them to uplift their articulation.
Principal, Dr. Monika Sharma congratulated the student participants for their participation in the event and also stressed upon that there is a dire need to encourage students for such activities so that they could gain confidence in reading and articulating activities.
The event was organized by Prof. Meesha Bhagat, Convener, Literary Club of the college, Dept. of political Science and coordinated by Prof. Mehmood Ahmed and Prof. Satbir Kour, members of Literary Club of the college.