Department of Civil Engineering, Uttaranchal University, continued its years of legacy with zeal and fervor for celebrating the traditional festival of “Vishwakarma Pooja” on 17 September, 2020.. Hon’ble Chancellor Shri Jitender Joshi was the Chief Guest of this grand event and Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof. (Dr.) Devendra Pathak was the Guest of Honour.
The event started with HOD, Civil Engineering, Awadhesh Chandramauli welcoming the Hon’ble Chancellor, the Vice Chancellor and Director UIT Dr. Muneesh Sethi. The event progressed with ‘Pujan Ceremony’ by Arvind Singh Negi, Lab Instructor Civil Engineering Department to seek the divine blessings for the bright future of all the students, the department and the university. The Vishwakarma Pooja was performed by the Hon’ble Chancellor and the Vice Chancellor with various faculties of Civil Engineering followed by Aarti and chanting of mantras. Soon the whole ambience was filled with Vedic hymns. After performing the formal Puja the engineering machines, tools and labs were worshipped.
Hon’ble Chancellor & Vice Chancellor acknowledged and congratulated the Civil Engineering Department for keeping the culture alive. The event came out as spiritual one which filled everyone with the sense of spirituality. The event concluded with the distribution of Prasad.