Annual Convocation was held in Mukand Lal National College, Yamuna Nagar. The ceremony started with the entry of the academic procession in the College Auditorium, followed by welcome of the chief guest Dr. Ashok Diwakar, Vice Chancellor, Starx University, Gurugram and other dignitaries present on the occasion by the College Principal Dr. Shailesh Kapoor. While presenting the College Annual Report he felt elated to announce that our students Ritu and Garima stood first and Pinki Saini secured second position in Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra merit list. The College Governing Body encouraged these students by awarding cash prizes of Rs. 21,000/- and Rs. 11,000/- respectively. Around 645 graduates and post-graduates were conferred degrees. As many as 325 students of college were placed in University distinction who secured more than 75% marks. While delivering convocation address Chief Guest Dr. Ashok Diwakar, recipient of ‘Shiksha Ratna’ award by senior citizen federation of North Zone and who has to his credit publication of 10 books and many Research Papers, congratulated the University toppers, graduates and post graduates for their hard work, diligence and lauded the contribution of their parents as well as teachers in reaching at this stage of their life. He felt proud to be the Chief guest of the best College of North India. Defining education he said that education takes us from darkness to light. It teaches us to repect our elders, to honour women and to secure our environment. Defining convocation he said that it is the end of our first journey. The tradition of education and convocation has been thousand years old. He asserted that today we have thousands of schools, lakhs of colleges and millions of students, But we do not have good results. The only reason is that we are not following the path of right education and we are not following the tradition. Education in modern senerio has taught us how to get success but it has not taught us how to literate ourselves. He emphasized on the education with success and sustainability. He emphasised that the budding students are on the threshold of their life so they should wisely and judiciously select their career.
Dr. Ramesh Kumar, General Secretary Governing Body alongwith Principal Dr. Shailesh Kapoor honoured the Chief Guest by presenting a memento and shawl in the presence of Dr. K.L. Johar, founder vice Chancellor, GJU, Hisar.
Dr. Ramesh Kumar, General Secretary of the Managing Committee presented the vote of thanks to the Chief Guest and praised him as a keen researcher and able administrator. He said that learning is a continuous process and we learn everday. The College is progressing leaps and bounds not only in academic but also in other areas. He advised the students to help every one around them and to serve society and nation.
Dr. Naresh Batra, Dr. R.K. Garg, Sh. Rajat Diwakar, Sh. Om Pehwa and Members of the staff graced the occasion.