Chandigarh, May 5: Dept of Hindi, Panjab University organized it’s annual farewell program Rukhsat 2019 for it’s outgoing batch of MA 2017-19 students. The program was innaugrated by Prof. Karamjeet Singh, Registrar, PU with a cake cutting ceremony. A special song performance by a blind student Anuj and a dance performance by transgender student Dhananjay Mangalmukhi were the special highlights of the program. A special
announcement regarding initiating a scholarship for students if Hindi Department was also made by Kajal Mangalmukhi the organizer of Saksham Trust.
Students and Research Scholars of the Department showcased special cultural performances which included a Punjabi, Haryanvi, Himachali and Rajasthani dances. Jasbir was declared Mr Farewell and Ankita was declared Miss Farewell at the program. Sunil won Mr Personality and Vinita won Miss Personality. Siddharth won Mr. Talented and Deepika won
Miss Talented. The judges for the event were Ms. Neeru Bhatiya, Deputy Librarian, PU; D Swati, from Bank of Baroda and Dr. Mahesh Kumar Tanvar from Reserve Bank of India. The program was attended by Dr. Gurmeet Singh, Chairperson, Dept. of Hindi ; Prof. Neerja Sood, Prof. Baijnath Prasad, Prof. Satyapal Sehgal and Dr.Ashok Kumar attended the