Nepali Bhasha Manyata Diwas 2018
Salesian College Sonada, 20th August 2018:
The Departments Of English and Nepali organised a special assembly on the occasion of the 26th Nepali Bhasha Manyata Diwas on 20th August 2018. The students of the Departments after presenting a speech and a group song, felicitated Mr. Ashish Chettri, from the Department of English of St. Joseph’s College, Darjeeling who was invited as the guest lecturer for the day. As the program was also organised in the memory of the great Nepali writer Indra Bahadur Rai, Mr. Chettri began his lecture by talking about his life and works. The students showed keen interest by placing numerous queries in front of the guest.
Mr. Chettri was then joined by Dr. Terence Mukhia who talked about the struggles of the Nepalese people while fighting for the recognition of the Nepali Language. Finally, the program came to an end and everyone proceeded for lunch.