National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources

Dr. K. S. Krishnan Marg, New Delhi-110012

 

The Communal Harmony Fortnight was celebrated in NISCAIR during 20 August 2009-03 September 2009. On 20th August 2009, the first day of Communal Harmony Fortnight, all the NISCAIR staff members gathered in the Reception Hall to take oath to promote Communal Harmony. The oath taking ceremony was presided over at Pusa Campus by the Director, NISCAIR and by Dr. R. K. Verma, Scientist ‘F’, at Satsang Vihar Marg Campus.

During this period many events were organized among NISCAIR staff to promote Communal Harmony. The events organized during this period are:

1. Debate Competition: This event was held on 27/08/2009 at 2.30 p.m. in NISCAIR Conference Hall, Pusa, New Delhi-110012. The Topic for this event was: “Is Communal Harmony necessary for National Integration?” There were two Prizes for this Event – 1st Prize: Rs. 800/-, 2nd Prize: Rs. 500/-. The Prize winners were -- 1st Prize:  Ms. Ritu Sharma and 2nd Prize: Ms. Meenakshi Gaur.

2. Kavita Paath: This event was held on 27/08/2009 at 3.30 p.m. in NISCAIR Conference Hall, Pusa, New Delhi-110012. The topic for this event was: “National Integration and Communal Harmony”. There were Three Prizes for this Event – 1st Prize: Rs. 500/-, 2nd Prize: Rs. 300/-, 3rd Prize: Rs. 200/-. The Prize winners were –1st Prize: Ms. Kanika Malik, 2nd Prize: Ms. Ritu Sharma, 3rd Prize: Shri B. R. Rastogi.

3. Poster/painting/cartoon competition on Communal Harmony: The topic for this event was “Communal Harmony”. There were Three Prizes for this Event – 1st  Prize:    Rs. 800/-, 2nd Prize: Rs. 500/-, 3rd  Prize: Rs. 300/-. The Prize winners were –1st  Prize: Shri Yogesh Anand,  2nd  Prize: Ms. Mamta Singh, 3rd  Prize: Ms. Kanika Malik

On the concluding day of Communal Harmony Fortnight, a valedictory function was organized in the NISCAIR Canteen, Pusa Campus on 03.09.2009 to felicitate winners of the Events of Debate Competition, Kavita Paath and Poster/painting/cartoon competition held during this period. The prizes were given away by the Director, NISCAIR to all the winners of above events.

 

(Deeksha Bist)

Chairperson

Communal Harmony Fortnight Committee

Some visuals of the event are given here.