This morning Pondicherry University held its 25th Convocation and as usual, it was a grand event. The Lt Governor of Pondicherry and the Chief Minister of the Union Territory Shri V Narayanaswamy were both present for the occasion. The Vice Chancellor, Professor Anisa Basheer Khan read out the Convocation Report in which the great strides taken by the University were highlighted. Furthermore, the anxious moments of the last few months were momentarily set aside and the dignitaries graced the event with elan. Justice R Mahadevan, High Court of Madras, gave the Convocation Address in
which he stressed the importance of keep an open mind towards learning.
Dr Kiran Bedi had a special message for the teachers and stated very categorically that teachers should be learners first.
|Dr Kiran Bedi, Lt Governor of Pondicherry at the 25th Convocation|
|Dr Kiran Bedi distributing the degree certificates.|