The India Post, 8th September, 2008 :The Center for Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Panjab University, Chandigarh celebrated International Literacy Day on 8th September 2008 at CACEE,P.U., Chandigarh. To mark this day Essay Writing Competition was organized on the themes; Literacy the Best Remedy, Literacy in the Third Millennium, Literacy and Gender and Voluntarism Among Students. More than 55 University students from various departments of University participated in it.
The First Prize was bagged by Ms Rubina from University Institute of Legal Studies and Ms Karanbir Kaur from I.A.S. Coaching Centre, Second Prize by Meenu Gupta from University Institute of Fashion Technology, the Third Prizes went to Jyoti Mishra from Department of Political Science and Danish from University Institute of Legal Studies, P.U., Chandigarh.
Sushma Rani, Archana Kohli, Amanpreet, Rohit Sharma, Nidhi Sawch were awarded the consolation prizes according to Dr. Sween, Director, CACEE, P.U.