SWAGAT NABAGATA -2016
Varanaseya Utkal Samaj (VUS), Varanasi organized “SWAGAT NABAGATA-2016” at Banaras Hindu University campus to welcome newly admitted Odia students at the different department, faculty and institutes of the University. Prof. Binda Paranjape and Prof. Bimal Kishore Panda, Vice-President, VUS presided over the meeting and Dr. Amiya Kumar Samal, General Secretary described about the past, present and future status of the society. Teachers from different faculty blessed the students for their new BHU life and future.
In the academic session 2016-17, 42 Odia students have been admitted in BHU in different courses. In this program, new students introduced themselves to the teachers and old students. All students appreciated the effort of the society to help Odia students during counseling. New students presented their cultural talent through music and dance. There was typical Odia food like Bhata, Dalma, khata and Kheree were in the menu. The food was prepared by the students. Around 200 members of the society were present in the program.