Amritsar, December 18 ( Bharatsandesh news )– Dr. Kanwar Sandhu, Eminent Journalist from Chandigarh participated as resource person in the ongoing Refresher Course on Visual and Performing Arts. This refresher course is being organized by the Academic Staff College in association with the Department of Music of the University.
Dr. Him Chatterji from Himachal Pardesh University, Shimla presided over this session. Dr. Gurpreet Kaur, Coordinator and Head of the Department welcomed the chief guest and introduced him to the participants.
Dr. Sandhu while speaking on this occasion said that media is mirror of our society and it plays an important role in promoting the art and culture. He said that the cultural and artistic activities needed to be organized at large scale so that, our generation could be made aware of our rich cultural heritage.
He said that these types of programmes could also be promoted through All India Radio, Doordarshan and Magazines.
Dr. Gurpreet Kaur also honoured Dr. Sandhu with memento on behalf of the University.