Recently Lieutenant Governor Shri Manoj Sinha addressed the 8th Convocation Ceremony of SKUAST Jammu at Baba Jitto Auditorium.
He advised the SKUAST Jammu to work on a dedicated project with immense export potential like Tulip’s planting material that could address the agriculture & allied sector’s need of the country.
Dr. B.N. Tripathi, Vice Chancellor SKUAST Jammu read out the university report and highlighted the academic, research and extension activities of the University.
Due to adverse weather conditions and poor visibility, the landing was not possible in Jammu. Therefore, the Hon’ble Vice President of India was not able to attend the convocation. He also planted a tree sapling in the vicinity of the university.
He assured every possible support to SKUAST Jammu from the UT Administration in terms of resources and extended his wishes for the university’s continued success in its endeavours towards shaping a brighter and prosperous future.
Sh Jugal Kishore Sharma, Member of Parliament; Sh Atal Dulloo, Chief Secretary; Sh Shailendra Kumar, Principal Secretary Agriculture Production Department; Sh Santosh D Vaidya, Principal Secretary Finance Department; Sh Alok Kumar, Principal Secretary, Higher Education Department; Vice-Chancellors of various Universities, Heads of educational institutions, senior officials, students and faculty members of SKUAST were present.