Government College of Commerce and Business Administration, Sector 50, Chandigarh celebrated its 12th Annual Athletic Meet with zeal and enthusiasm, which was declared OPEN by the Principal of College, Prof. (Dr) Nisha Aggarwal. She remembered her own participation in sports events during her student life and lauded the role of sports in one’s life for instilling discipline, team spirit and leadership qualities.
On this occasion, various track events team events, field events and fun games were organised. The special events of the day included the races of the teaching and non-teaching staff. These were specifically enjoyed by the spectators. There was also a cultural program by the students of the college.
Dr Ajit Singh, Head of the Department of Physical Education, Chief Coordinator of the Annual Athletic Meet read the Annual Sports Report of the College. The Chief Guest, Prof. (Dr.) Gurmeet Singh Kapoor, Chairman, Department of Physical Education, Panjab University, Chandigarh distributed certificates. medals and trophies to the winners. He appreciated the euphoric response of the players and spectators and congratulated them for their whole-hearted participation. In his address to the students, he stressed the need to cultivate sports ethics and motivated the participants to keep the sporting spirit high in day to day life. He praised Mohit of B. Com-III who won Bronze in the CRSA Roller Skating Championship held at Chandigarh from 4 – 6 October 2019. Further, he expressed his pleasure at performance of the Basketball team (Men) of the college that won Silver in the Panjab University Inter College Basketball tournament held at Govind National College, Narangwal, Ludhiana from 31/10/19– 1/11/19.
Ms JASPREET KAUR of B B A III and Mr SRIJAN THAKUR of B C A III were declared the overall Best Athletes. At the end, Dr V. Magesh, Vice Principal and Head of the Department of Business Administration presented the vote of thanks.