150th Birth Anniversary Celebration of “Father of Nation” Mahatma Gandhi
ICAR-National Institute of Natural Fibre Engineering and Technology, Kolkata celebrated 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi during the week preceding 2nd October, 2019. Essay writing competition, debate, painting competition, quiz competition etc. were the main attraction among many others.
Dr. Chandra Gopal Sharma, Ex DGM of Eastern Railways marked his presence as the Chief Guest. While delivering lecture he emphasizedon spirit of the event-Vision of Mahatma Gandhi to make a clean India emphasizing avoid of single use plastic. He expressed that, NINFET is a unique institution in the world working on Natural Fibre Engineering & Technology and it has the capacity to make a turning point towards development and popularize technologies, which can minimize of use of plastic in daily livelihood.
At the ending phase of the event, a quiz competition is organized followed by prize distribution to all the winners of different competition held round the week. The event is concluded by vote of thanks to the Chair.