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A series of Yoga activities celebrated by GGZSMDC as a part of Count-down to International Day of Yoga (IDY) 2022 Programme:

NSS & NCC unit of Govt. General Zorawar Singh Memorial Degree College Reasi organized a series of activities as part of the count-down to the International Day of Yoga from 14th of May to 21st of June. This day is celebrated every year on 21of June to raise global awareness, to create positive attitude of masses towards the ancient Indian culture of Yoga. It is not just celebrated in India but all over the world. Honourable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi first proposed the idea of International Yoga Day during his speech at UN general assembly, on 27th of sept., 2014. Since then every year on 21st of June International day of yoga is observed around the globe. This year is the 8th addition of International Day of Yoga which is being celebrated with the theme “Yoga For Humanity”.To make every individual aware of importance of yoga in educational institutions a range of activities were organized by NSS and NCC Units to sensitize the young minds. The opening session to the event was marked on 14th of May under the patronship of Dr. Chander Shekhar, principal of the college along with the dignitaries in the multi –purpose hall of the college. The beginning of the event was marked by the veneration of goddess Saraswati where the lamp was enlightened along with the offering of flowers. NSS volunteers along with NCC cadets performed “common yoga protocol practice” i,e various yoga asanas were performed: a few to name ‘Chakra Asana’, ’ Surya Namaskar ‘ and Pranayama. After performing yoga, worthy Principal sir appraised the volunteers regarding the importance of yoga in our day to day life.

Day 2 of the event was preceded by a poster – making competition and then around 50 students and volunteers has participated in an awareness rally for the upcoming international Day of Yoga on 21st June 2022. Students marched from college premises to District Hospital Reasi by raising slogans.
On 8th of June a yoga demonstration session was organized with Mr. Nikhil Banathia, resource person for the event to demonstrate yoga postures for the students. While performing asanas, the yoga instructor made aware the volunteers about the benefits of the same. Later the resource person inspired the volunteers through his informative lecture on the physical, mental and spiritual benefits of yoga in the modern world.
An essay writing competition was organized on 20th of June on Yoga in which around 20 volunteers actively took part. Certificate of participation was also given to the students. On 21st of June, a total of 70 NSS and NCC volunteers participated in the celebration of International Yoga Day as proposed by Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India under Azadi Ka Amrut Mahatosav. The event began from GHSS Reasi, where pledge was preceded by the NCC cadet of 2 JK Bn Girls from GDC REASI. As per the schedule, all the volunteers along with principal and staff proceeded to General Zorawar Singh Stadium to join other district administrators for IDY celebration. Smt. Babila Rakwal and District Judge graced the occasion with their presence. The celebration ended at Sulla Park where students participated in Yoga practice. Principal of the college motivated students and asked them to adopt Yoga in their daily lives as it will help them combat diseases to maintain a healthy lifestyle. He also appreciated the students and organizers of the event Prof. Palvinder Kumari (NSS PO), Prof. Norin Akhtar (NCC Officer), Prof. Sunil Mangotra and Mr. Shashi Sharma for organizing the programme with dedication.
Later in the noon, Principal of the college did a yoga session with the college staff in the college premises. Principal thanked everyone for their support and presence


GGZSM organized a Bicycle Rally to commemorate the World Bicycle Day

In commemoration of World Bicycle Day 2022, the NSS Unit of Government General Zorawar Singh Memorial Degree College, Reasi in collaboration with IQAC Cell organized a Bicycle Rally under Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav. The principal, Dr. Chander Shekhar was the chief patron of the event. The objective of the program is to develop a culture of cycling for basic transportation, commutation, and strengthening physical and mental health. Dr. Chander Shekhar, Principal of the College, flagged off a mega cycling rally at the college campus, Reasi. Addressing the students, he said that the world Bicycle Day celebrations would be an inspiration to many people in changing their lifestyles, and switching to cycling will help them stay fit and reduce pollution in the city. The rally started from the College premises to District Hospital, Reasi, and then came back from there to the college. NSS volunteers took part in the rally with their bicycles and presented various messages through slogans, placards, and posters. Prof. Palvinder Kumari, NSS Nodal Officer also motivated the students to ride bicycles every day in order to save the environment and keep it clean and green. Prof. Kewal Krishan, convenor of IQAC cell then shared the benefits of riding a bicycle. Around 70 volunteers participated in the rally with great enthusiasm. The Program was adroitly conducted by Prof. Palvinder Kumari, NSS Programme Officer, Prof. Kewal Krishan, Staff Secretary and Convenor of IQAC, along with Prof. Sunil Magotra, and Prof. Norin Akhtar for successfully organizing the event.








गवर्नमेंट जनरल जोरावर सिंह मेमोरियल डिग्री कॉलेज रियासी में विश्व तंबाकू निषेद दिवस(2022)को ध्यान में रखते हुए प्रिंसिपल डॉक्टर चंद्रशेखर जी की अगुवाई में एक दिवसीय जागरूकता अभियान दिनांक 31मई2022 को एन0सी0सी इकाई एवं गणित विभाग द्वारा चलाया गया और जिसकी थीम “तंबाकू हमारे ग्रह के लिए जहर है पर आधारित थी। इस अवसर पर कॉलेज के स्टूडेंट्स ने तंबाकू निषेद को लेकर पोस्टर और स्लोगन बनाकर इस एक दिवसीय जगरुगता अभियान में भाग लिया l प्रिंसिपल डॉ चन्दर शेखर जी ने स्टूडेंट्स को अवगत करवाते हुए कहा कि हमारे शरीर पर सिगरेट ,तंबाकू, और अन्य नशे का सेवन बहुत ही बुरा प्रभाव डालता हैं और इसके लगातार सेवन करने से बहुत से लोग हर वर्ष मृत्यु को प्राप्त हो जाते हैं।जिसके चलते किसी भी देश का सर्वगीण विकास पूरी तरह से नहीं हो पता है। इसीलिए सब को ये प्रण करना है कि कोई भी किसी भी प्रकार का नशीले प्रदार्थों का सेवन से हम परहेज़ करेंगे और अपने देश को विकास की ओर ले जायेंगे।



Pariksha Pe Charcha (PPC2022): An interactive program of Hon'ble Prime Minister with students, teachers and parents-regarding

This is in continuation to UGC letter FNo 14-1/2019(CPP-II) dated 18/01/ 2022 regarding the 5th edition of Pariksha Pe Charcha (PPC2022), the unique interactive program of Hon'ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi with students, teachers and parents to be held through virtual mode in January 2022. In this regard, all Universities and their affiliated Colleges are requested to kindly upload promotional videos of PPC2022 (https://we.tl/t-DJdL3vQ0rV) on their official websites and also popularise using their social media channels and groups to enable active participation of all stakeholders in this important event in a befitting manner