School of Agriculture celebrated Basant Panchami and performed Saraswati puja in the University campus. Students of Agriculture offered prayers to Goddess Saraswati. A group of students namely Ankita, Archana, Malika Thapa, Komal and Nikita Bhardwaj performed Saraswati Vandana.
School's Dean Dr. Ganesh D. Bhatt briefly explained about the Basant Panchami or Vasant Panchami which marks the beginning of the spring season - Basant means spring and Panchami means "the fifth day". Saraswati, the Hindu goddess of knowledge, wisdom, art and music, is worshiped on this auspicious day.
A few faculty members and students of other schools have also participated in this program. Prof. Sadananda Prusty, Dean School of Business, also joined the program