Ludhiana, December 18, 2017: The College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, PAU, Ludhiana organised its Annual Alumni Meet, MOMENTS-2017 on December 16, 2017 in the College Lawns. Dr G S Manes, President Alumni Association, CAET, extended a cordial welcome to the Chief Guest, Dr B S Dhillon, Vice Chancellor, PAU, Former Deans, Alumni, faculty and students. In his address to the audience, Dr Dhillon congratulated the College for organising a colourful event and the alumni members for excellent contributions in the profession of Agricultural Engineering. He also gave emphasis on regular interactions of the alumni with the students and faculty for professional development.
The event was graced by seven Former Deans of the college. Dr J.S. Mahal, Chief Patron of the Alumni Association and Dean CAET, appraised the gathering about the achievements of the College and the activities of the Alumni Association. Outstanding Alumni Awards were conferred upon Eighteen Alumni who passed out from the College during 1969-1978. Seven of these Awardees were present on this occasion. Various Awards and fellowships instituted by the Alumni were also given to students who excelled in academics, sports, Best folk singer (male and female) and extra- curricular activities. The Batches who contributed during 2016-17 were honoured.
Er Arun Bagri ( from batch 1971) announced a contribution of Rs one lakh in the memory of his father and the students from the 1992 batch, who celebrated their Silver Jubilee this year announced a contribution of Rs 10 lakhs to the Alumni Association.
Photo Booth corner was the hit of the day. Alumni and their families enjoyed the fun games and activities in the evening. The meet closed with lively and mesmerising performances by students and the alumni during the cultural evening.