Chief guest Maan asked students to shun drugs and adopt a positive and healthy attitude. "Apart from being competent professionals, students should also strive to become good human beings," he said.
The college's dean of physical education, state-award winner Raghbir Chand Sharma, also addressed the participants. Vinod Garg, Jaswinder Singh, and artist Amarjeet Singh were adjudicators of the competition. Manpreet Tiwana, Chandanpreet Kaur, and Inderpreet Kaur anchored the stage function.
Other college dignitaries included chairman Sewak Ram Singla, Rakesh Goyal, Raman Singla, and Darshan Singh. Nearly 20 schools are in the competition.
ResultsPoetry recitation: Government Senior Secondary School (girls), Bathinda; debate: Government Senior Secondary, School (boys), Goniana Mandi; Shabad Gayan: Guru Nanak Dev Public Senior Secondary School, Bathinda; Elocution: Khalsa Senior Secondary School, Bathinda.