Maldivian Youth Delegation visits PEC

As part of International Youth Exchange Programme between India and Maldives, a 15-Member Maldivian Youth Delegation visited India from 15th - 22nd March' 18. In regard to the same, they visited Chandigarh on 19th March' 18 and the Punjab Engineering College (Deemed to be University) campus on 21st March' 18.

The NSS unit of PEC proudly hosted this 15-Member youth delegation from Maldives on the aforementioned date.  As per the programme conveyed by the Ministry, an Interaction which involves meeting with University Administrators, interaction with students and campus walk was organized. A small cultural programme which included activities like bhangra and singing had also been planned with an aim to facilitate cultural exchange.

The cultural programme was much enjoyed by the delegates who themselves came up on the stage to dance and sing along with the students. A small video capturing their stay in Chandigarh was also shown towards the end of session. The delegation was given small gifts in remembrance of their stay in India and a memento was also presented. Refreshments were distributed among the delegates and the officials accompanying them. The delegates also took to the stage to thank the organizers for putting up a wonderful show.

The visit aimed to coordinate and facilitate discussions for a better understanding of other cultures and developing companionship.

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