A National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) team, led by Orissa Gangadhar Mehar University Vice-Chancellor Dr Nagapalli Nagaraju as the chairperson, visited Dr Sarvpalli Radhakrishanan Govt Degree College, Dharampur (Mandi). The team interacted with the Principal, HODs, teaching and non-teaching staff, Parent-Teacher Association, Student Central Association, Alumni Association (OSA), NCC, NSS, Rovers and Rangers, Career Guidance/Counselling Cells and various cells and committees on March 18 and 19. The team assessed the infrastructure of the college, including the classrooms, library, staff room, laboratories, girls’ common room and campus etc. A cultural programme was also held on March 18. Principal of the college Dr RR Kaundal gave a welcome note, followed by the team’s chairperson’s address.
Webinar by Shoolini University
The School of Yoga, Shoolini University, organised a webinar on “Eternity of sound and science of mantra”. The webinar began with a welcome address by Dr Saurabh Subodh, HoD, School of Yoga. The key speaker of the webinar was Prof Gyaneshwer Mishra, consultant at the Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Dev Sanskrit University, Uttarakhand. Prof Mishra shared his views on the relation between five basic elements of the body and their quantum physics with sounds and waves.
Mandi girl shines in HPAS exam
Akanksha Sharma of Mandi district has secured fifth position in the Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services (HPAS) examination, results of which was declared on Saturday. At present she is working as an Excise and Taxation Inspector. Akanksha said she achieved this through seven hours of study everyday and online coaching. She did her studies from DAV Sanitary School, Mandi and her graduation and postgraduation in Botany from Hansraj College, Delhi University. Her father, Vijay Sharma is an XEN at the BSNL, while mother Bhavana Sharma is a computer teacher at Government Vijay Memorial School, Mandi. She gave the credit of her success to her parents and teachers who always motivated her to focus on her career.