Faculty of Hospitality, GNA University, Phagwara celebrated the World Tourism Day 2017 as per the theme suggested by United Nations World Tourism Organization, Sustainable Tourism: Tool For Development.
The event was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chancellor, GNA University S. Gursaran Singh in the presence of Pro-chancellor S. Gurdeep Sihra, Vice-Chancellor Dr. Prem Kumar, and Deputy Dean Mr. Varinder Singh Rana.
In his address to the students, the Hon’ble Chancellor laid stress on the Sustainable development and practice of responsible tourism.
Pro-chancellor said the time has come that tourist should practice sustainable activities and should help in the preservation of mother Earth.
The Vice-chancellor emphasized that students are the travelers of tomorrow. They should be the torch bearers of sustainable tourism and sustainable development.
Dy. Dean emphasized the need of using renewable natural resources, sustainably and that we should keep in mind the future needs as well.
More than 150 students of various disciplines participated in various events as poster-presentation, quiz, best out of waste, debate competition were held in which innovative ideas and concepts were presented.
The event was attended by Chef Ashish Raina, Gaurav Bathla, Praveen Kumar, Arjun Sandhu, Shagun Khaira and Dr. Shashi K Tiwari of Faculty of Hospitality.