A ‘fields day’ on soyabean was organised here today at
Jhakrandi village 2 km from here by the Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Samrala of Punjab Agricultural University. Dr Gursharan Singh
Kalkat, Chairman, Farmers’ Commission, Punjab and former
Vice-Chancellor of PAU, exhorted the farmers to reduce area under
A ‘fields day’ on soyabean organised at Jhakrandi village by the Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Samrala, PAU, Ludhiana.
The Department of Animal Husbandry, Fisheries and Dairy Development,
organised an animal welfare and farmer awareness camp at Veterinary
Hospital, Ghudani Kalan, which was inaugurated by Dr Charanjit Singh
Pandher, Senior Veterinary Officer, Payal.
The Eco Club of the NSS, NCC unit and the Botany Department of
Government College for Women celebrated Vanamahotsava day with Dr
Jaswant Singh, Joint Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, by
planting saplings on the college premises here today.
NSS volunteers of the Government College for Women plant saplings on the college
campus in Ludhiana on Tuesday. — A Tribune photograph
teachers stage protest
As per the call given by the Punjab and Chandigarh College Teachers
Union, city colleges observed ‘Save Education Day,’ today and
criticised the anti-higher education’ policies of the government.
DCI member for
uniformity in professional college admissions
Dr Vikas Jindal, a member of the Dental Council of India (DCI), has made
a fervent plea with the respective state governments to frame such laws
which should ensure uniformity, transparency and merit in admissions to
all private professional colleges in the country.
To promote agro-processing, the Punjab National Bank (PNB), in
association with Punjab Agriculture University (PAU), inaugurated an
entrepreneurial development programme on ‘Post-harvesting handling and
food processing’ here today.
launches enrollment drive
The National Students Union of India has launched a membership
drive to enroll new members in all colleges in the district.
During the current year, the body aims at taking in 500 active
members and 5,000 primary members from the local units.
NSUI functionaries address a press conference at Congress Bhavan in Ludhiana
on Tuesday. — A Tribune photograph