Dr. Mohan Paul Singh Isher, VC, MRS-PTU, Bathinda was the Guest of Honour
Lt. Gen A.K. Singh, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, (Retd) the Lt Governor of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands today formally inaugurated 10th academic session of Aryans in a function being organized by Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh at its campus.
Later Lt. Gen A.K. Singh also participated in a National Level Seminar on "National Security & Role of Armed Forces". Dr. Mohan Paul Singh Isher was the Guests of Honour while Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman, Aryans Group presided over the function. On the occasion Gen A.K. Singh formally inaugurated 10th academic session of Aryans with lamp lighting ceremony and also released its brochure.
Gen A.K. Singh congratulated the students, staff and management on the start of 10th Academic session. He mentioned He said that he is amazed to see the students from all over the Country who are currently studying at Aryans. He addressed the youth on "National Security and Role of Armed Forces" & urged that every citizen should take the responsibility for maintaining the peace to save and secure their environment.
On the occasion Aryans also honoured Awais Amber, Chairman, Rosemine Education & Charitable Trust for putting efforts and connecting financially deprived students with their higher education.
Gen A.K. Singh while speaking said that Forces are the pillars and foundation of the national security and peace. All the forces are embedded and reserved with the Armed Forces. It is the responsibility of the Armed Forces to forestall peace and safety in the country. He covered positive and negative aspects of the Country wherein social evils like discrimination on Caste, Colour, Creed; Corruption etc need to be eradicated. "A good military leader should have humility in his personality but arrogance in uniform" he added.
Vice Chancellor, MRS-PTU, Bathinda, Dr. Mohan Paul Singh while speaking on the occasion said that National Security is a top public issue today. There is need for a total overhaul of the curriculum at all levels of education with a view to providing its recipients, broad based education in the development of the mind, soul and body. "There is a need in the development of appropriate attitudes, skills, abilities and competences to co-exist with and contribute to the development of the society" he Isher added.
Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman, Aryans Group while speaking on the occasion said that Aryans has entered into its 10th academic session & has majority of students from remote areas. Kataria said that Institutions should try to train future workers to help States economies and to offer liberal education so as to produce informed citizens who can contribute to our democratic way of life.
Mr. Awais Amber, Chairman, Rosemine Education & Charitable Trust while speaking said that every sovereign, independent state must train, sustain and nurture men and women to serve in its security and intelligence outfits. Education is the only mean that frees the minds of its recipients from their preconceptions. It broadens the possibilities for greater understanding of others in our nation and around the world.
SDM, Rajpura, Sh. Vikramjeet Singh SherGill; SP, Rajpura, S. Rajinder Singh Sohal; Dr. Parveen Kataria, Director General; Prof. B.S Sidhu, Registrar; Prof. A.P. Jain, Director; Dr. Manjula Kataria, Principal;Sh. Ravinder Kataria; Renowned educationist, Dr. Manmohan Garg ,Dr. Aneet Bedi; Harpreet Minhas, Associate Director, TiE; Mr. J.B Singh, Access Infotech P Ltd etc were also present on the occasion.