UVAS spring festival concludes with funfair, floral arrangement contests
LAHORE: (March 17, 2013): The weeklong Spring Festival of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore concluded on Saturday with a funfair and flower arrangement competitions.
Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha distributed shields and prizes among the winners of the competitions and lauded their active participation in weeklong festival activities.
The Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and DVM students shared the overall first position, Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology (IBBT) got second position and Centre for Environmental Science & the Department of Microbiology shared the third position.
Earlier, individual floral arrangement competitions were held under four categories i.e. fresh flowers, paper flowers, dough flowers, dry flowers.
In fresh flowers category, Maryam Fatima from the IPS got first position, Sara Nazim also from the IPS second position and Shahbaz Ahmad of DVM first semester third prize.
In paper flowers category, Zunaira Zafar from IBBT got first position, Hira Fatima from Environmental Science second position and Faiza Ghulam Rasool from Business Administration third position.
In dough flowers category, Ali Raza of DVM first year got first position, Iqra Liaqat and Zunair Maqsood from the IPS got second and third positions, respectively. Similarly Sana Saif and Uruba Muzaffar from the IPS shared first position in dry flowers arrangement competition.
In departmental decorations, presentations & performances competition, the IPS got first position, Department of Surgery second position while Business Administration and IBBT shared the third position. A consolation prize was given to the Department of Medicine.