The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) inaugurated the ‘Cultural cum Food Fest 2018’, organised by Don Bosco College, Jullang, Itanagar, in its campus on 27th October 2018.
In his inaugural address, the Governor complemented the students and teachers for organising the festival, which showcases the rich traditions, particularly the culture, fine art and cuisines of the State. He said that promotion of such events can promote and attract tourists to the State which will benefit the people of the State
Impressed by the enthusiastic participation of the students, the Governor called upon the students to prepare themselves for the future challenges. He advised them to develop scientific temper, humanism and spirit for inquiry and reform with a view to take the State and Nation forward. He also advised each and every student as a social responsibility to ensure that every child in the age group of 6 to 14 years goes to school, which will be in true spirit of promoting humanism.
One of the Swachh Bharat Ambassadors, the Governor exhorted the students and teachers to take part in cleanliness drives and keep the surrounding, starting from the college campus, the roads, colony and town clean.
The Governor appreciated the “preventive system” of education of the college, which requires personal and dedicated involvement of the teachers in moulding the students into good person and useful citizen of the country. He also appreciated the college for encouraging good academic results of the girl students of the college.
Father CC Jose, Rector, Don Bosco College and Father (Dr.) Jose George, Principal, Don Bosco College also spoke on the occasion.
A colourful cultural programme, depicting the traditional lores of various tribes of Arunachal Pradesh by the students of Don Bosco College, Jullang was presented in the inaugural function.