DSW JU screens ‘Uri’ on Army Day


Jammu, Jan 15: To commemorate 72nd Army Day, Department of Students Welfare, University of Jammu organized the screening of movie ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ for the students, faculty members and officers of the University.
Speaking at the occasion, Dean Students Welfare, Prof. Jasbir Singh asserted that whenever it comes to revere the days of National importance, the students of the University of Jammu are always zestful and when it comes to respect the valour of our Army, their zeal is always high and pumping. It is pertinent to mention here that Army Day is celebrated on 15 January every year in India, in recognition of Field Marshal Kodandera M. Cariappa's (then a Lieutenant General) taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India, on 15 January 1949.
The jam packed show was witnessed by faculty members, members of Campus Cultural Committee, staff, students and scholars of the university in presence of Prof. Anupama Vohra, Co-Chairperson Campus Cultural Committee, Prof. Neeru Sharma, Chairperson Campus NSS Units, Dr. Garima Gupta and Dr. Preetam Singh Assistant Deans (SW), Capt. S.R. Dubey, Chief Security Officer.
The event was coordinated by Mansi Mantoo. Ifra Kak and Sumeet Sharma. Projections were looked after by Kulbhushan Thakur.