The 12th Annual Athletic meet of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) was held today on 22nd February, 2018. Dr. Satyavan Rampal, Director Student Welfare informed that students of all the three Colleges situated in the GADVASU Campus namely College of Veterinary Science, College of Dairy Science and Technology, College of Fisheries, School of Animal Biotechnology, Veterinary Polytechnic, Kaljharani (Bathinda) and affiliated Colleges of university i.e Khalsa College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Amritsar and Baba Hira Dass Ji College of Veterinary Pharmacy were actively participated in this athletic meet under different disciplines.
Dr Amarjit Singh Nanda, Vice-Chancellor, GADVASU inaugurated the meet. After unfurling the flag, Dr Nanda told that GADVASU always promote the spirit of games amongst their students to keep them healthy and in high spirit. Senior retiree alumni members of the varsity also attended the meet with great charm and happiness. The sports torch was being lighted by senior athletes of the university. The meet started with the oath taking ceremony by Arshdeep Singh Kailey renowned athlete of the university.
After inauguration, athlete march was performed. Arshdeep Singh Kailey (boys) and Guneet Chahal (girls) were declared best athlete. Overall trophy was won by College of Veterinary Science. Runners Up Trophy was won by Khalsa College of veterinary and animal sciences, Amritsar. At the prize distribution function Sh. Pradeep Kumar Aggarwal, IAS Deputy Commissioner of Ludhiana was Chief Guest. He said that sports improve the health and confidence of students. It promotes good habits and inculcates better values in a person.
He gave away the prizes to the winners and told them to do more hard work to excel in their respective fields. Olympian, Hockey Player, S. Gagan Ajeet Singh, DCP of Ludhiana was guest of honour of the athletic meet. Dr. AS Nanda, Vice-Chancellor appreciated the various committee members’ efforts in conducting the successful meet and appreciated the participants. About 225 students participated in the meet. Dr. Satyavan Rampal , DSW shared the annual sports report of university.
Dr Parkash Singh Brar, Dean College of Veterinary Science extended thanks to the whole family of GADVASU and congratulated the winners. On this occasion the faculty members, staff members and students of the GADVASU were there to buck up the athletes. PAU faculty and employees were also attended the event to encourage the students.
100 Mt. (Men) 1. Arshdeep Singh Kailay 2. Alamjit Singh 3.Naveen Kumarv
110 Mt. Hurdles: (Men) 1. Arshdeep Singh Kailay2. Alamjit Singh 3. Naveen Kumar
Javelin Throw(Men) 1. Alamjit Singh 2. Akashpreet Singh 3. Avtar Singh Sohi
5,000Mt. (Men) 1. . Daud Masih 2. Hargun Singh 3. Harmandeep Singh
400Mt. Hurdles (Men) 1. Daud Masih 2. Arshdeep Singh Kailay 3. Alamjit Singh
Hammer Throw (Men) 1. Ravinder Singh 2. Sahib Singh 3. Trimaan Singh Brar
800Mt. (Men) 1. Daud Masih 2 Hargun Singh 3. Harshit
Triple Jump (Men) 1. Arshdeep Singh Kailay 2. Karamjit Singh Waraich 3. Naveen Kumar
High Jump (Men) 1. Alamjit Singh 2. Kawaljeet Singh 3. Daud Masih
Shot Put (Men) 1. Gurkaranbir Singh 2. Avtar Singh Sohi 3. Alamjit singh
Broad Jump (Men) 1. Arshdeep Singh Kailay 2. Karmajit Singh Waraich 3. Bhanu Singla
Javelin Throw (women) 1. Srishti Dhuria 2. Guneet Kaur Chahal 3. Amninder Kaur
1500 Mt. (women) 1. Guneet Kaur Chahal 2. Rajbir Kaur. 3.Tarunpreet Kaur
800 Mt. (Women) 1. Guneet Chahal 2. Rajbir Kaur 3. Swarnshi Paul
100 Mt. (Women) 1. Nisha Sidhu 2. Guneet Chahal 3. Amninder Kaur
200Mt. (Women) 1. Guneet Kaur Chahal 2. Nisha Sidhu 3. Amninder Kaur
Broad Jump (Women) 1. Amninder Kaur 2. Rajbir Kaur 3. Guneer Kaur Chahal
High Jump (Women) 1.Muskan 2. Guneet Kaur Chahal 3.Rajbir Kaur
Shot Put (Women) 1. Gulgul Singh 2. Amrita Gill 3. Harpreet Hundal
Discus Throw (Men) 1. Alamjit Singh 2. Avtar Singh Sohi 3. Gurbir Singh
Discus Throw (Women) 1. Gulgul Singh 2. Manpreet Bedi 3. Srishti Dhuria
400 Mt. (Women) 1. Guneet Chahal 2. Nisha Sidhu 3. Muskan Makkar
400 Mt. (Men) 1. Daud Masih 2. Arshdeep Singh Kailay 3. Mankirat Singh Bhindar
400 Mt. x 4 (Men) 1. Khalsa College of veterinary and Animal Sciences 2. College of Fisheries 3. Baba Hira Das Ji, College, Badal
100 Mt. x 4 (Women) 1. College of Veterinary Science 2. Khalsa College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences 3. School of Animal Biotechnology
1500 Mt. (Men) 1. Daud Masih 2. Hargun Singh 3. Retunjay
University Colour was also awarded to best students of different fields.
In the Theatre category Harpreet Kaur, Tej Pal Singh, Amritpal Singh and in Fine Arts category it was awarded to Harsimranjit Kaur and Kirpal Singh.