The Department of Economics of Khalsa College for Women, Civil Lines, Ludhiana organized 54th A.D Shroff Memorial Elocution Competition sponsored by Forum of Free Enterprise on 12th September 2018.The competition provided a platform to the students to think and speak on various economic issues besides enabling them to display their oratory skills. The function was presided over by Principal Dr. (Mrs.) Mukti Gill. The judges of the competition were Mrs. Harminder Kaur (Deptt. of English),  Ms. Paramjeet Kaur (Deptt. of Commerce) and Mrs. Shikha Verma (Deptt. of Computer Science). As many as 10 students participated in the competition and expressed their views on the topics like Challenges of Moving towards Cashless Economy, Skills Development for Employment Growth, Combating Pollution & Improving Quality of Life, Modern Technology for Enhancing Agricultural Productivity and Health Care Mission – Issues & Challenges. The participants were judged on the basis of content, presentation and elocution. Ms. Nikita of B.A. I , Ms. Deepkawal of B.A. III and Ms. Garima of B.A. I were declared first, second and third respectively. Two consolation prizes were given to Ms. Navya of B.A. III and Ms. Deeksha of B.A. I. Principal Dr. (Mrs.) Mukti Gill applauded the efforts of the Department and appreciated the students for presenting their thoughts on various issues pertaining to our economy. She motivated them to be the harbinger of change that they want to see in their world.