Chandigarh,14.03.19-The History Department of MCM DAV College for Women organised a lecture on Modern Heritage of Chandigarh. Dr.Yojna Rawat, Chairperson, USOL, PU and General Secretary, M. N. Sharma Architectural Society, Chandigarh briefed the students about the society and impressed upon the need to sensitise youth about our rich architectural heritage. While speaking on this occasion, Dr.Deepika Gandhi, Director, LeCorbusier Centre, Chandigarh prompted the students to develop conceptual thinking on the significance of heritage. She added that the contribution of modern architecture is unparalleled in terms of spatial and social innovations. Photo artist Mr.Surinder Dhami showcased his photo works with the aim of apprising the students of the immensely important role of photography in preserving our culture and heritage.

Lauding the initiative of the History department, Principal Dr.Nisha Bhargava said that the unique architectural marvel of Chandigarh never fails to mesmerise people and tells many untold tales and thus, should be celebrated and preserved.