Ludhiana : An inter school Vedic Declamation contest organized by Ved Prachar Mandal was held in BCM School, Basant Avenue, Dugri. 24 schools of the district participated in the competition. Participants declaimed on various Vedic issues like ‘Mansik pradushan’, ‘Nar na ho nirash karo man ki’,’Tanav mukti ka sadhan-Yog’, ‘Rashtriya asmita ka aadhar-Hindi’ etc. and displayed their excellent oratory skills.
Dr. Narinder Bhargav, Commandant 3rd IRB, Punjab Police was the Chief Guest of the day. Mrs. Inderjit Kaur, Principal, Ramgarhia Girls College presided over the function.
The contest was adjudged by Mrs. Indermohan Kaur (Rtd. Professor, Master Tara Singh College), Mrs. Sarojini Saida (Retd. Lecturer, Ramgarhia Girls College, Phagwara) and Mrs. Harsimran Kaur (Lecturer, Ramgarhia Girls College, Ludhiana).
The first position was bagged by Chavi Sood of KVM School; Second position was shared by Geetika of BVM School, Udham Singh Nagar and Shivang Tripathi of International Public School, Third position was shared by Khushi of GNIPS, Model Town and Dhruv Arora of Greenland School, Subhash Nagar. Consolation prize was given to Bhavuk Jain of DAV School, Pakhowal Road and Meha Maggo , BVM, Kithlu nagar.
Winners were honoured with trophies. The school Principal Dr. Vandna Shahi congratulated the winners and remarked that good oratory skills are very essential to polish the personality of individual and to kindle the spark of values. Sh. Roshanlal Arya, state Gen. Secretary, Ved Pracher Mandal proposed vote of thanks.