Keekli Reporter, 1st October, 2018, Shimla
Celebrating Gandhi Jayanti, NSS students organized a cleanliness drive in the premises at St. Bede’s College on 1st October, as they cleaned the college and Navbahar Chowk on the occasion of Swachhta Abhiyan. Different teams were formed for different places and around 50 NSS volunteers along with college staff joined for this campaign. The main aim to of this campaign was to clean the streets, roads and campus of the college.
On 2nd October, 2018, the NSS and NCC students of the college took part in ‘Drug free Himachal Rally’. The rally started from CTO office to the Ridge. Students of other schools and colleges were also present. Minister of Education Suresh Bhardwaj was the chief guest for the day. He gave prizes to the winners of slogan writing, painting and poster making which were held before hand in the colleges.
On 3rd October, 2018 St Bede’s celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi by conducting several inter-ship competitions like poster making, slogan writing, essay writing and poetry recitation. This function started in the morning with a powerpoint presentation on Gandhi’s visit to Shimla.
The judges for various competitions were Dr. Anupama Tandon, Dr. Ravi Bhushan, Alaka Verma, Priyanka Rana, Unnati Chauhan Vashisht. Vijay Sanoria and Dr. Gitanjali Mahendra organized these activities in the College.
The winners for various competitions were:
- Poetry Recitation — 1st: Bhavya (Vikas); 2nd: Ayushi (Himmat);
- Poster making – 1st: Muskan Chauhan (Vikas); 2nd: Harshita Jodha (Chirag); 3rd: Muskan Kainthla (Chirag)
- Slogan writing – 1st: Simran Sharma (Himmat); 2nd: Anmol Deep (Chirag); 3rd: Jigyasa (Chirag)