ABVP celebrates foundation day at JNRM

Port Blair
10 Jul 2017

The Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), A&N Islands celebrated its foundation Day on July 9 as Students Day in the premises of JNRM here near Swami Vivekananda statue. On this day in 1949, the ABVP was registered as All India Students Organization under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860. The celebration began with the floral tributes to Swami Vivekananda followed by the speeches by Dr.Anjani Kumar Srivastava, president ABVP, A&N Islands and Dr N Francis Xavier, Principal, JNRM who was the chief guest on the occasion. In his address, Dr. Xavier said as the organization completing 68 years itself is a great achievement and ABVP as a disciplined organization has set an example among the students and academicia in our country. Sweets were distributed among the members and participants. The programme witnessed the participation of JNRM faculty and students from different colleges of these islands. Mr Uday Kumar Das, secretary, Port Blair Nagar Unit, proposed the vote of thanks.