Chandigarh,23rd,March 2019, Wednesday-Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management, an autonomous body under Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, celebrated its 29thAnnual Day2019, which was a spectacular event, fully organized and lead by the passionate students and the faculty of the college. It was a memorable occasion which showcased the finesse of students and brought their talents into the limelight.

The institute was grateful and honored by the presence of the honorable chief guest Shri Arun Kumar Gupta, IAS, Home Secretary Chandigarh Administration, also the Chairman of the Institute and Shri Sachin Rana , IAS, Director Technical Education, UT Admin. Chandigarh, as the guest of honor.

The event commenced with the traditional, auspicious lighting of the lamp by the respected Principal In charge, Mr. Arvind Varma along with the honorable guests. This was followed by a choir of the students praising the Goddess Saraswati by singing a melodious “Saraswati Vandana”.

On this occasion the principal in charge, Mr. Arvind Varma gave a presentation on the annual report of the institute and laid emphasis on the proud achievements, excellent performances in academics, as well as co-curricular activities organized in the institute in the year 2018-19. He also appreciated and praised the students' efforts and zeal of taking initiatives for various activities.

The day was further made spectacular with the release of the 21st issue of “GOURMET’S AFFAIR", the annual magazine of the institute. It highlights the acmes of various activities organized by the institute. The students and faculties also got a chance to leave their personal touch in the magazine through their own captivating articles and interesting research papers.

The Chief Guest “Shri Arun Kumar Gupta”, encouraged students with words of wisdom and praised the theme “Kesariya” which paid tribute to the Indian Armed Forces. He delivered a pitch perfect speech inspiring the young hoteliers to overcome the weaknesses with a bold heart, mind and soul.

Following the energetic performances delivered by the students, meritorious winners in the field of academics, sports and extra co-curricular activities were honored with prizes by the chief guest.

DETAILS OF THE AWARD

STUDENT OF THE YEAR --- Esha Joshi, LADY OF THE YEAR --- Tarannum Mehan, GENTLEMAN OF THE YEAR --- Kushal Kapila,MOST DEDICATED STUDENT --- Prafful Gupta,CHEF OF THE YEAR --- Parth Sarathi Patnaik, F&B STAR --- Srishti Pundir,ORGANIZING STAR -- Tarannum Mehan,SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR --- Aman Singh Aswal ,SPORTSLADY OF THE YEAR --- Divya Arora,CO-ORDINATOR F&B CLUB --- Hanishkant & Rishab Yadav,CO-ORDINATOR KITCHEN CLUB --- Honey Chauhan & Avneet Singh Bhati,CO-ORDINATOR ORGANISING CLUB --- Charchika Bansal & Manan Bansal,CO-ORDINATOR CULTURAL EVENTS --- Arpit Jaiswal & Priya Virdi,CO-ORDINATOR MEDIA CLUB --- Parakh Kukreja,CO-ORDINATOR EDITORIAL CLUB --- Kushal Kapila

The cultural event was concluded with some astounding dance performances including “Classical Dances of India” which infused energy into the crowd. After the function, the beautiful restaurant of the institute "The Atithi" hosted a high tea, based on the theme “Ubharta Bharat”, where various assortments, delicacies and innovative mocktails were served to the delight of the guests.

The event finished with every glittering star carrying a feeling of happiness and achievement within itself. The spellbinding and sensational performances of the show revealed as to how much the teachers and students have put in their tireless efforts and pride in exhibiting this very special programme.