Awareness Rally, Patriotic Song Competition and Pledge against Drugs marks day 3 of Har Ghar Tiranga at MCM
Chandigarh: The third day of 6-day programme celebrating Har Ghar Tiranga under Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav at Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, Chandigarh, witnessed a host of activities replete with the spirit of patriotism as Awareness Rally on Har Ghar Tiranga at adopted village Badheri by NSS units, Inter-College Online Patriotic Song Competition by Music Department and Pledge against Drugs by Victory Against Drug Abuse Club of the college were organised.
The Awareness Rally at Badheri was graced by the presence of Dr. Nemi Chand Golia, State Liaison Officer (State NSS Cell) Chandigarh, who briefed the NSS volunteers about the Har Ghar Tiranga programme. During the rally, the NSS volunteers sensitised the village residents about the significance of Tiranga. The volunteers also undertook door-to-door awareness campaign wherein they urged the residents to unfurl the national flag in their households between August 13-15 to mark 75 years of independence. They also motivated the villagers to post their selfies with Tiranga on https://harghartiranga.com.
The Inter-College Online Patriotic Song Competition witnessed enthusiastic participation of students from different educational institutions. The participants submitted videos of themselves singing patriotic songs in their melodious voices.
During the Pledge against Drugs, the staff members pledged to fight the menace of drugs by staying away from drugs and also raising awareness about the same.
Principal Dr. Nisha Bhargava lauded the organising committees for marking the celebration of 75th year of India’s independence in such a befitting manner. She added that the enthusiastic participation of the students and staff in the Har Ghar Tiranga Abhiyan is a reflection of the citizens’ love for the nation and their commitment towards nation building.
MCM College under the aegis of Department of Higher Education, Chandigarh Administration, is organising 6-day programme is a celebration of 75 years of India’s independence.