Nitte celebrates 73rd Republic Day

Jan 26, 2022

Nitte (Deemed to be University) celebrated the 73rd Republic Day, at the University premises on Wednesday, 26th January.

Prof (Dr) M S Moodithaya, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Nitte DU, presided over the event. Prof (Dr) P S Prakash, Dean, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Col B S Ghivari (Retd), Assistant Director (Student Affairs) were the dignitaries on the dais. Prof Vinod Aranha, Director, Nitte Institute of Architecture and Prof Raviraj, Head, Nitte Institute of Communication, were present.

The program began with the unfurling of the national flag by Prof (Dr) M S Moodithaya, who in his presidential address, spoke of the historical significance of Republic Day and the strides made by the country in the fields of education, healthcare and technology.

As part of the celebrations, an Essay Writing Competition had been organised for students of the constituent colleges and prizes were distributed. Emima Naduvattam Suresh of the Nursing College won first place, while Deanna Aloma Sequeira of NUCSER stood second. Certificates and gift vouchers were given to the prize winners.

The event was jointly organised by Nitte Institute of Communication and Nitte Institute of Architecture. Students of Nitte Institute of Communication sang the National anthem.