Mother Teresa Hall (Girls Hostel No. 6), Panjab University, Chandigarh received 1 sanitary vending machine, 7 incinerators and 54 dustbins for the segregation of waste, from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited under their Corporate Social Responsibility.
Professor Raj Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Panjab University in a meeting with the officials of the HPCL Mr Gagandeep Singh Sodhi and Ms Mehak Uppal alongwith the Warden of Girls Hostel No. 6, Dr Namita Gupta, in his office deliberated upon that how HPCL can contribute to fund other projects in the University. It was followed by a meeting of HPCL officials with the DSWs and Wardens in the Girls Hostel No. 6.
Professor Emanual Nahar, Dean Student Welfare and Prof. Neena Capalash, DSW (Women) applauded the initiative taken by Dr Namita Gupta. It was also decided that the HPCL will be requested to replicate the project in other girls’ hostels of both the campuses as well.