GNA University, Phagwara organized Inter-Faculty Badminton Championship which lasted for three days. In the event, around 70 students and 50 staff members from GNA University and GNA Gears Ltd participated actively.
Pro-Chancellor- S. Gurdeep Singh Sihra and Vice Chancellor- Dr Prem Kumar showed their gracious presence in the event and gave their best wishes to all the young shuttlers to play well in the championship. A glorious ‘Prize – distribution Ceremony’ was also held at the campus in the presence of all dignitaries. The stage was conducted by Ms. Parvanshi Sharma and Ms. Navdeep Kaur from the Faculty of Liberal Arts. Towards the end of the event, the vote of thanks was delivered by Dr. Mohammad Salim Javed, Associate Director of Sports.
Amongst Men, the students from Faculty of Hospitality (Honey and Nirmal) secured first position and were awarded with a cash prize of Rs 2100 and a team from Faculty of Film Television and Media (Tajinder Singh and Sourabh Pal) won second position and received a cash prize of Rs 1100.
In the Women`s Doubles, Amandeep Kaur and Simranjeet Kaur from Faculty of Design and Innovation bagged first position along with Rs 2100 as cash prize and students from Faculty of Hospitality(Prensume and Pooja) bagged the second position and received Rs 1100 as cash prize.
At the GU Badminton Court, the staff members also exhibited their sportsmanship spirit and a team of Mr. Samandeep Kapoor and Mr. Amandeep Singh from GNA Gears Ltd won and defeated the team from Faculty of Engineering and Technology which was comprised of Mr. Jaseesh Singh and Mr. Gurpreet Singh with a score of 21-15, 21-6 in 20 minutes.
Mr. Sunil Sarad- Registrar, Mr. Sameer Varma, Ms Monika Hanspal, Ms Shweta, Mr. Varinder Singh Rana, Mr. Abhineet Goyal and staff from GNA Gears Ltd and GNA University also witnessed and enjoyed the three day championship.