Jammu University organizes Abhivyakti-2020

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JAMMU: In the pandemic times to break stress, anxiety, isolation and to refresh and energize the JU fraternity, the Department of Students Welfare, University of Jammu organized ‘Abhivyakti – 2020’ (Talent Display by the employees of the University) in an online competitive mode on different cultural activities among from the employees, officers and staff of the University to give expression and articulation to their creative, artistic and performing talents.
In Painting, first position was secured by Sunita Amla, H A, Accounts Section where as Prof Sanjana Kaul from the School of Bio Technology and Dr Sarika Manha, Senior Assistant Professor from Department of Home Science secured second and third position respectively.
In Photography (Edited Photographs), the first position was secured by Nipun Kohli, Computer Assistant, Teaching Wing & Runners up was Neeraj Bharadwaj from Examination Wing whereas in Photography (Unedited Photographs), first position was secured by Dr Meghna Dhar, Asst Professor, Department of Library and Information Sciences and Runners up was Dr Neeraj Sharma, Special Secretary to Vice Chancellor.
In Solo Singing, first position was secured by Captain Sarweshwar Raj Dubey, Chief Security Officer, JU. Second Position was shared by Dr Neeraj Sharma, Special Secretary to Vice Chancellor and Sooraj Prakash, Junior Assistant, Department of Environmental Science whereas third position was shared by Prof Neeru Sharma, Chairperson, NSS Campus Unit and Prof Arvind Jasrotia, Dean, Faculty of Law.
In Poetry Recitation, first position was secured by Madan Lal, Chowkidaar, Department of Students Welfare whereas Dr Neelam Chowdhary, Assistant Professor, DDE and Dr Vikram Sahi from Dhanvantri Library secured second and third position respectively. Certificate of Appreciation in poetry was awarded to Dr Parshottam Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Hindi.
Certificate of Appreciation in Rangoli and Mehndi was awarded to Dr Meghna Dhar and Sunita Amla.
Certificate of Appreciation in Solo Dance was awarded to Bhupinder from DDE.
Adjudicators for the events were Bhushan Kesar, Chandan Sunder, Dr Kuldeep Raina and Dr Vijya Thakur .
Prof Manoj K Dhar, Vice Chancellor University of Jammu appreciated the efforts of Prof Jasbir Singh, Dean Students Welfare to organize such events during pandemic. The Vice Chancellor expressed that Abhivyakti – 2020’ shall not only bring employees out of distress and fear but also showcase their creative talent which not only increases work efficiency but refreshes the mind to take up and face challenges, especially during COVID 19. He congratulated both the participants and the achievers.
The event was supervised by Prof Anupama Vohra, Chairperson, Campus Cultural Committee and Prof Samridhi Arora, Co-chairperson Campus Cultural Committee. Mansi Mantoo, Media Officer (SW), Ifra Kak, Cultural Officer and Sumeet Sharma, Drama Instructor, Department of Students Welfare coordinated the event and the technical support was provided by Arif Paul.