Government to take over Jawalaji Degree College---Sanjay Rattan
KANGRA----Degree College Jwalaji, presently run by temple trust Jawalamukhi would be taken over the Government. State Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh would make this announcement after cabinet approval this month. The State Government already agreed in principal in this regard.
Stating this here while presiding over the annual prize distribution function of Jawalaji Degree College of Jawalamukhi in Kangra District on Monday.
Jawalamukhi MLA Sanjay Rattan said that to take over the present degree college, being run by the Jawalamukhi Temple Trust, was not a poll gimmick but a true poll promise which would be fulfilled by the Virbhdra Singh Government.
He said that financially the present degree college would not remain sustained by the Jawalamukhi Temple Trust so it was required that the state government should take it up. He said that the present government was committed to provide education even at the degree level at the door steps even in the rural Himachal and to take over this college was a step in that direction.
He appealed to the students to shun intoxicants and contribute to the development of the nation. He congratulated the college management for excellent results and achievements
Principal Dr. Amar Jeet Sharma, welcomed the Chief guests and read out the college report highlighting the achievements of the college
Sanjay Rattan also distributed prizes to the students who excelled in academics and other curricular activities and announced Rs 21 thousand for promotion of cultural activities.
A colourful cultural function was presented by students who regaled the audience.