Chandigarh,14.09.19-The Postgraduate Department of Hindi at Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organised 'Dharohar'- a programme to mark Hindi Diwas here today. Principal of the college Dr.Nisha Bhargava graced the celebration as the Chief Guest and spell-bound the audience with her thought-provoking self-composed poetry. Sharing her thoughts on the importance of Hindi language for a nation's progress, Dr.Bhargava asserted that India has an exemplary legacy of rich language and literature which the world has borrowed from immensely, and reminded the students of their duty to preserve it.

Faculty members and students also recited their poetry on this occasion. A cultural presentation including group song, dance performance and skit added colour to the celebration. The event ended with a prize distribution ceremony wherein the winners of creative writing, debate and poetry competitions were awarded by Principal Dr.Nisha Bhargava.