Sharda University students win laurels at Constitution Law Quiz & National Seminar on Plastic Waste Free India


Noida: In a remarkable display of knowledge and talent, students of Sharda University won competitions that were based on Constitution and Sustainability. Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Manch, in association with Manyavar Kanshiram Govt. Degree College, Ghaziabad organized a day long National Seminar on Plastic Waste Free India on January 29, 2019 which witnessed an overwhelming participation by students of Biotechnology (SET), Sharda University, Greater Noida. They won first, second and third prize in Technical Session, Oral Presentation and first prize in Poster Making Competition.

Ankit Khugshal bagged the first prize, Akshay Kr. Arya, Ankit Kumar, Rameez J. Khan, Rajat Kr. Jha, Aparna Srivastava and Hamza Nizamuddin stood second, followed by Ankita Singh at the third position. Sovik Chaudhary, Shraddha Sahu, Nancy Gupta and Shubham Srivastava won First Prize at the Poster Making Competition. Chairperson, Shri Vinod Sharma (National President of Deen Dayal Smiriti Manch) praised the performance of students.

The event was coordinated by esteemed leader Prof. Parma Nand (Dean, School of Engineering and Technology, Sharda University) and was coordinated by Dr. Pankaj Taneja (Associate Professor) and Dr. Saurabh Kr. Jha (Assistant Professor), Department of Biotechnology (SET), Sharda University.

Also,to commemorate the birth centenary celebrations of Nani Palkhivala, a quiz on Constitution Law was held in Taj Vivanta, New Delhi on Sunday, 3rd February 2019. The Quiz witnessed the participation of teams from 75 leading law colleges in India. Each team consisted of two students enrolled in to five or three years law degree curriculum in the institution. The quiz was conducted into two parts. Part I was comprised of a written test of 100 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. Incorrect answers entailed negative marks. Six shortlisted winning teams were promoted to Part II. Part II comprised of an oral quiz and was conducted by renowned quizmaster Mr. Gopal Shankar Narayanan.

Three teams with the highest score received amount cash prizes while the total prize money added up to Rs 3.3 lakhs. Each participant was issued a certificate and books on/by Nani Palkhivala worth INR 1000.

Mr. Rishi Rathi of BA LLB 5th Year School of Law, Sharda University won cash prize of Rs 40,000 in prestigious Nani Palmhiwala Constitutional Quiz Competition. Teams from Sharda University, Delhi University and RG National Law University, Patiala were declared winner of this all India competition. Hon’ble Sri Justice Dipak Misra gave away awards in a glittering ceremony at Taj Vivanta Delhi.

A Steering Committee headed by former Chief Justice of India MN Venkatachaliah (Chairman), TN Chaturvedi, former Governor and Rajya Sabha Member as (Working Chairman) and including Justices Dipak Misra and Sujata Manohar, Muralidhar C Bhandare, Soli J Sorabjee, Fali S Nariman, Prof. Upendra Baxi, Arvind P Datar, Iqbal Chagla, PH Parekh and Director IIPA, was set up to plan and oversee all the events, with the Hon. Secretary Maj Gen Nilendra Kumar (Retd.).