Ludhiana 26 January 2020-Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana celebrated the Republic day with patriotic fervor and enthusiasm at the university campus. Dr. Amarjit Singh Nanda, Vice-Chancellor, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, was the chief guest of the function. He extended his congratulation on 71st Republic day of country. Dr. Nanda unfurled the National Flag at the parade ground and highlighted the importance and spirit of the Indian Constitution for the development and prosperity of people. R&V Sqn. NCC cadets of GADVASU presented the guard of Honour. Dr. Satyavan Rampal, DSW and Dr. C. K. Singh, Coordinator (Youth affairs) also escorted Dr. Nanda. Emphasizing on the role that a University can play in a nation’s progress, Dr. Nanda said that GADVASU as a premier Institution of veterinary education is playing a significant role by excellent teaching, problem solving research with exhaustive and rigorous extension activities. University achieved first position among all the veterinary universities in India within very short time period, since GADVASU came into existence in 2006. He told that university is working on the research projects to the tune of Rs. 25 crores. He informed that we are developing extension services in such a manner that this will enrich services to the livestock farmers of the state in a holistic manner. He highlighted that Sh. Narendra Modi, PM of India acknowledged the farmers associated with GADVASU to check stubble burning. He congratulated students to win All India Agri-Unifest Trophy at Gujarat and 13 medals in equestrian events by NCC Cadets.

Dr. Nanda appealed to all the staff and students, since University achieved No.1 status, now its responsibility has increased manifolds and all have to work hard and dedicatedly to serve the society more enthusiastically. Students were honored for their achievements in different extracurricular activities. Students and staff members filled colors, emotions and rhythm with their performances in the function. Officers, Teachers, Employees and students of the University attended the function enthusiastically.