Upholding the pomp and glamour of the season, GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research, Greater Noida organized “SANKALP 2020” - An Inter Institute Annual Cultural Fest on Thursday & Friday, February 06 & 07, 2020 at GLBIMR campus under the pioneering leadership of Mr. Pankaj Agarwal, Vice Chairman, GL Bajaj Educational Institutions and Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR. SANKALP 2020, a unique confluence of art, music, dance & drama was organized to celebrate the Spirit of Cultural Diversity of India.
The event started with lighting of ceremonial lamp and invocation of Goddess Saraswati followed by a welcome dance presented by GLBIMRians. Dr. Ajay Kumar, Director, GLBIMR welcomed the guests by presenting sapling as a token of greeting. In his welcome address, Hon’ble Director Sir congratulated the GLBIMR fraternity for organizing such a huge and wonderful event.
The first day of the event witnessed enormous participation of students from various institutes of Delhi/NCR region. The young performers enthralled the audience with their captivating and scintillating performances in various on-stage and off-stage activities. Following activities were organized on Day 1 of Sankalp 2020:
Solo Song Competition: The judge for the event was Mr. Mahendra Achari, Ayodhya Gharana. 11 students were selected for the final round which will be held on February 07, 2020.
Nukkad Natak: The judge for the event was Dr. Aman Sehgal, Barry John Acting Studio. Rajdhani College was declared the winner.
Antakshari: The judge for the event was Dr. Pushpa Choudhary, GLBITM. GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research, Greater Noida was declared first & second position went to JIMS, Greater Noida.
Poetry Competition (Kavyanjali): The judge for the event was Mr. Ravi Solanky, Founder, The Social House. Mr. Harsh Kumar Kardam, Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi University was declared the winner & Mr. Ranjeet Pawar, Lloyd Law College was declared the Runner up.
Extempore: The judges for the event were Prof. Dr. Kirti Dutta, Prof. Dr. Anand Rai & Prof. Mr. Atul Arora from GLBIMR. Mr. Ojasv Singhal, Jaipuria School of Business was declared the winner & Ms. Geetanshi Sachdeva, GLBITM was declared the 1st Runner up.
War of Bands: The judge for the event was Mr. Mahendra Achari, Ayodhya Gharana. Team Wani, KIET, Ghaziabad was declared the winner & Team Young Blood, KIET, Ghaziabad was declared the Runner up.
It was indeed a great platform for the students to showcase their creativity and talent & everyone is waiting eagerly for Day 2 of the cultural extravaganza.