Annual sports day
Annual Sports Day of Besant National PU College and Besant High School (Kannada Medium) was held Mangala Stadium, Mangalore. Smt. Lalitha G. Mallya, eminent educationist and environmentalist was the chief guest on the occasion. Inauguration of the sports meet was done through flag hoisting and gun salute.
Addressing the gathering Smt. Smt. Lalitha G. Mallya said, “Sports lightens our mind and trains us to face challenges in life. Students should participate more in sports activities of the college and develop self confidence. With persistent effort they should aim to emerge as great sportspersons like P.V. Sindhu.”
Principal of the college Smt. Ashalatha P. welcomed the gathering. Smt. Krupakshi, Senior Lecturer in Commerce introduced the chief guest. Partham P. Bhandary, Secretary of the College Students’ Council administered the oath taking. College correspondent Sri M. Suresh N. Mallya, President of College Parent Teacher’s Association Smt. Bharathi Prabhu, President of High School section Sri Nagaraj were present.
Sports person and college alumnus Jamuna, Nitish, the Sports Director of the College physical instructor of High School section Usha and Jagadish of Besant English Medium School officiated in the conduct of the sports events.
Sri Mohammad Kunhi, senior retired sports director of Badria College and Sri Prashanth Rai, Kannada teacher of High School section participated as the referees.
Smt. Susheela B., Senior Lecturer in Kannada of the college compered the programme. Smt. Chandrika, senior teacher of Besant High School proposed the vote of thanks.