04 Feb 2021|Lucknow



Chauri Chaura Shatabdi Celebration was organized at Amity Institute of Pharmacy under the aegis of Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow campus to mark the celebration of 100th year of Chauri Chaura Diwas. Amity Institute of Pharmacy celebrated the memorable day by organizing ‘Patriotic Singing Competition’ on Thursday, 4th February 2021 on MS Teams platform.

The program started with the welcome address by Ms. Urooj, student of Pharma.D and Mr. Aniket of B. Pharma who elaborated on the Chauri-Chaura incident which took place on 4th Feb,1922 at Chauri-Chaura in the Gorakhpur district of the United Province (modern Uttar Pradesh) in British India, when a large group of protesters participating in the Non-cooperation movement, clashed with police who opened fire. In retaliation the demonstrators attacked and set fire to a police station, killing all of its occupants.

Prof. (Dr.) Suneela Dhaneshwar, Director AIP, Deputy Dean of Research (S & T), Head Directorate of Research & Publications AUUP, Lucknow Campus and Dr.Lucy Mohapatra were the honourable judges for the event. There were 9 participants who sang beautifully to commemorate the spirit of nationalism and patriotism on this occasion. The winners for the third place were Mr. Ratnakar Mishra and Ms. Shivanshi,both from B. Pharm 4th sem. The second runner up were Ms. Shristi and Mr. Gaurab Debnath from Pharm.D 2nd year. The first place was obtained by Ms. Shristi Vinayak of  Pharm.D 2nd year and Ms. Sameeksha of B. Pharm 4th sem. The e-certificates will be provided to winners and participants. The faculty coordinators for the event were Ms. Pranati Srivatsava and Ms. Richa Srivastava and student coordinators were Mr. Abhishek, Ms. Ishani and Ms. Samiksha. The judges praised the students for their spirit of patriotism.