Ludhiana-18 February, 2020-All the arrangements have been made to organize the 14th Athletic Meet of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University Ludhiana. This information was shared by Dr. Satyavan Rampal, Director Student’s welfare GADVASU. While informing about the event he said that Dr. AS Nanda, Vice Chancellor GADVASU will inaugurate the meet on 20th of February 2020, at 9.30 A.M. at Punjab Agricultural University Track.

Dr. APS Brar, organizing secretary of the Athletic Meet informed that the University students are doing excellent in sports & Co curricular activities in All India Intra-Varsity competitions. He said that in campus colleges of university named College of Veterinary Science, College of Fisheries, College of Animal Biotechnology and College of Dairy Science & Technology will participate along with Veterinary Polytechnic, Kaljharani (Bathinda), Baba Hira Das ji College of Veterinary Pharmacy, Badal, College of Veterinary Science, Rampura Phul (Bathinda) and Khalsa College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Amritsar. The numbers of the sports persons are increasing every year as well as quality of sports also.

All the arrangements to facilitate the sportspersons have been completed. Duties for first aid, record keeping, track related requirements have been ear marked to all the concerned. He said that due to heavy work load of studies, students mostly remain engage in their books, but this type of free, cheerful day provides them a break to rejuvenate. The students are busy to create new slogans and banners to boost their favourite ones, where as participants are practicing with full zeal for their events, he added. Dr. Baljit Singh Gill, Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary (Canada), will be the Chief Guest of Prize Distribution and Closing Ceremony. Spectacular Horse Show and Cultural Programme will be add on bonus event in the concluding function, he informed.

Dr. AS Nanda Vice Chancellor extended his best wishes for the participants. He hoped that the students of GADVASU will win laurels for University and nation in the field of education as well as sports also.