CHANDIGARH,24.05.20-With the aim of keeping the students constructively engaged during the current pandemic situation and spreading awareness about the use of masks and gloves to keep the disease at bay, Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organized an Inter-college Online Mask and Gloves Making Competition. Held under the aegis of the college's Women Development Cell and Postgraduate Department of Sociology, the competition witnessed enthusiastic participation as over 70 students from across the region sent their creative entries. Making their own trendy and stylish editions of masks and gloves, the participants not only showcased their creativity and resourcefulness by making masks and gloves from stuff available at home but also aided in the fight against the pandemic by being a corona warrior advocating the use of protective gear. All the participants and winners were awarded e-certificates.

Principal Dr. Nisha Bhargava was all praises for the exceptional talent demonstrated by the participants of the competition. She added that with the primary objective of generating awareness and sensitizing people about the pandemic and its precautionary measures, the college has organized various online competitions and activities.

The winners of the competition were:

Mask Making

1st: Kirti (BA II) MCM DAV College for Women

2nd: Ananaya Tangri (B.Sc. I) MCM DAV College for Women

3rd: Priya Yadav (B.Sc. III) Government Home Science College, Sector 10, Chandigarh

Special Prize: Aanchal Singla (MA II) MCM DAV College for Women and Anamika (PGDFD) Government Home Science College, Sector 10, Chandigarh

Gloves Making

1st: Sonika (PGDFD) Government Home Science College, Sector 10, Chandigarh

2nd: Manjeet Kaur (BBA II), PGGC-46, Chandigarh