Mangaluru, Sep 16: Hindi Day was celebrated at St Agnes PU College with much pomp and gaiety. A programme was organised on the September 15 to mark the occasion. Starting with a prayer song, the programme comprised of dances from various states and PPT presentation depicting the litterateurs from the field of Hindi.
Dr K V Umashankar, professor from Govt PU College, Kanyana was the guest of honour. He spoke on the importance of learning Hindi while following unity in diversity. He also quoted a few works of the Hindi writers. Khathijath Almaas and Ms Sehla Abdul compered the programme, Viya Sequeira and Manvitha Naik rendered the welcome and words of gratitude respectively. Jeevan BR, HOD, Hindi offered bouquet and Sr Norine DSouza, the principal presented a memento to him.
Sr Janet Sequeira, the vice principal, staff members of the Hindi department, the teaching, non-teaching faculty and the II PUC students were present on the occasion.