Cultural, sports activities essential for holistic development of youth: Prof Mattoo

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JAMMU: Advisor to Chief Minister, Prof Amitabh Mattoo Saturday said that the cultural and sports activities play an important role in the holistic development of youth.
Prof Mattoo was speaking during the valedictory function of cultural and literary contest, “Yuvtarang” 2018 organized by Dean Students Welfare, Cluster University of Jammu.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof Amitabh Matoo complimented VC and other organizers for holding such colourful and creative events. He said such events are pivotal for the overall development of students as they inculcate affection towards the roots.
Later, Prof Mattoo distributed trophies and testimonials among the student who participated in different activities during the cultural and literary contest.
In the event, students hailing from five constituent colleges of Cluster University Jammu participated in different events viz. dance, music, creative arts, theatre and literary activities.
Vice Chancellor Cluster University of Jammu Prof Anju Bhasin, Registrar University of Jammu, Indu Kilam, Dean Academic Affairs Cluster University of Jammu, Prof. Poonam Dhawa, Controller Examination, Cluster University of Jammu, Z.A Hashmi, Principals of colleges, Professors and other senior officers were present on the occasion.