The 61st Annual Athletic Meet of Khalsa College for Women, Civil lines, Ludhiana concluded in true sports spirit on April 13, 2022. Eminent personality, an effective administrator Dr. Gurmeet Singh, Chairperson, Department of Physical Education, Panjab University, Chandigarh, presided over the function. He was accorded a warm welcome by the college managing committee, Madam Principal Dr. (Mrs.) Mukti Gill, entire staff and the students at his arrival in the college premises.
Among the esteemed guests S. Gursimran Singh Grewal, Treasurer, Khalsa Deewan, Sdn. Kushal Dhillon, Manager, KCW & Sdn. Ravinder Kaur, Member, Khalsa Deewan graced the occasion. The guest of honour took the salute of the March Past being performed by students pursuing various courses. The participants proved their mettle in various final sports events including, 200mt. Race and Sack Race etc.
Acknowledging the achievements of students in the sports sector Madam Principal, while reading the Annual Report of the college highlighted that KCW stars bagged rich treasures of 37 Gold Medals, 31 Silver and 60 Bronze Medals this year in various sports competitions. She further added that our sportspersons reaped rich dividends in the form of cash prizes of approx. Rs. 4 Lacs in various sports competitions. She expressed immense gratitude to the members of Management of the college for their consistent cooperation in every way. She had a word of appreciation for the consistent efforts put in by Physical Education Department under the stewardship of Dr. Sukhpal Kaur (Head of Physical. Education Department) and the coaches. She thanked all the guests, for gracing the occasion, sparing their valuable time and making this event a great success.
Addressing the audience, the guest for the occasion discussed the importance of sports in life. He, further, said that the commendable achievements made by the students speak volumes of the efforts put in by the Physical Education Department of the college. Congratulating the organizers of the show the chief guest said that the students and the teachers sweat out throughout the year to clinch laurels. Acknowledging the budding talents, he awarded accolades to the winners.
The Chief Guest was felicitated with a token of thanks by Madam Principal. Towards the culmination of the function, the soul of Panjabi Culture, Giddha and Bhangra were presented before the audience and the Chief Guest announced the closing of Athletic Meet. Ashmina, B.A II was declared the Best Athlete of the college and Rupinder Kaur was declared the Best Player of the year. The event met its conclusion with the beats of National Anthem.