6th February,2009 : 44th Annual Athletic Meet was held in Govt. Home Science College, Sector 10, Chandigarh on February 6th, 2009. The meet was inaugurated by Dr. (Mrs.) Rita G. Singh, Principal, Govt. Home Science College. The students impressed the audience with the March Past to the tunes of the Chandigarh Police Band. The March Past was led by Ms. Jyoti, the Parade Commander and the College President, Ms. Bhavina Aggarwal. The Sports Captain of the college Ms. Babli lighted the torch and took the oath with students.
Mr.. S. S. Bari, Registrar Punjab University was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The Principal of the college Dr. Rita G. Singh read the Annual Sports Report highlighting the achievements of the students. The Chief Guest appreciated and encouraged the students to excel in sports. He specially appreciated the patriotic dance and reinforced the importance of holding such athletic events that promote harmony amongst fellow human beings. He emphasized on the spirit of sportsmanship that goes a long way in the development of a wholesome personality.
Tejinder of M.Sc. Clothing and Textiles, IInd semester was announced as the Best Athlete of the year .Apart from various sports events, the programme also included a group dance on National Integration by the students. Prizes were awarded to the winners of the various sports events.