Jalandhar 12 September (Jaswinder Azad)- Kanya Maha Vidyalaya-the Heritage& Autonomous Institution, Jalandhar organized the hostel night titled Welcome Fiesta-2018 to welcome the freshers. Principal Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi was the chief guest on the occasion. She inaugurated the function by lighting the symbolic lamp signifying the light of knowledge. The programme was commenced with the presentation of the welcome song. Vishakha and Arshiya mesmerized everyone present with the Durga Satuti. The hostel students participated in various competitions like solo song, skit, drama, choreography, solo dance, duet dance and group dance. In the solo song competition, Chetna stood first, Gursimran second and Anamika bagged third prize. In the drama competition, Sakshi& group won appreciation award and in the choreography, Mannat & group was honoured with the appreciation award. In the solo dance competition, Gurlin presented a beautiful dance presentation on Krishan lila and bagged the first prize, whereas Sparsh bagged the second prize by presenting a western dance. In the duet dance competition, the combined presentation of Vishakha and Arshiya bagged the appreciation award. In the group dance category, the students from different states presented the colour of their cultures in which western dance and Himachali Nati dance were honoured with first prize, whereas Bhangra and Haryanvi dance bagged second prize. In modeling, Rumani bagged Miss Freshers title, Vasundhra and Surbhi bagged Miss Elegant Title, Miss Charming Title was bagged by Parnit&Amrit, Aditi bagged Miss Gorgeous Title and title of Miss Confident was given to Jhanvi. Dr. Madhummet, Dr.Gurjot Kaur and Dr.Harpreet Kaur were the judges during the event. Principal Prof.Atima Sharma Dwivedi exhorted the students to work hard towards the achievement of their aims.