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Dr. D. Y. Patil BioTechnology and BioInformatics Institute

Gandhi Jayanti Celebration

Saturday, October 02, 2021 |Zoom Platform |Cultural Activities

Dr. D. Y. Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute (DYPBBI), Tathawade, Pune celebrated Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti (152nd birth anniversary of our Father of the Nation) on Saturday, 2nd October, 2021 through online mode via zoom platform. A total of 130 students from B. Tech. Biotechnology, B. Tech. Medical Biotechnology, M. Tech. (Int.) Biotechnology and M. Sc. Biotechnology along with faculty members of NSS, Extracurricular, Sports and Extension committee attended the program.

Mrs. Rashmi Pathe, Assistant Professor welcomed all participants and briefed the agenda of the program. The program commenced with a brief introduction about Mahatma Gandhi by Mr. Omkar Dhaygude, the NSS Student Coordinator of DYPBBI. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi was born on 2nd October 1869 at Porbander, Gujarat. The 2nd of October is celebrated as Gandhi Jayanti all over India. A short video presentation on Mahatma Gandhi’s life and his contribution was done by the NSS team. This was followed by a poem on Mahatma Gandhi’s life and it was recited by Ms. Hazel Samuel from third year M. Tech. (Int.) Biotechnology. The program was concluded by a vote of thanks given by Mr. Amol Salagare, Assistant Professor. The entire program was organized by NSS team of DYPBBI and they were guided by the Director, Prof. J.K. Pal and the Chairman of NSS team and Associate Professor, Dr.Soumya Basu.