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'Artathon' kicks off at PUCAD

For the first time in 70 years, Punjab University College of Art and Design organised a historic art festival, the 'Artathon', with the participation of more than 15 universities and colleges and around 200 entries in various competitions. A launching ceremony was organised at Senate Hall, Old Campus in which Punjab University Vice Chancellor Dr Mujahid Kamran, Professor Dr Ehsan Malik, Principal College of Art and Design Dr Maliha Azami Agha, faculty members, renowned personalities of fine arts and a large number of students participated.

Addressing the ceremony, Dr Mujahid Kamran said there is a huge quantity of raw talent in the country and there is need to discover the strengths of our youth. He said Punjab University administration is providing opportunities to the students to polish their capacities and that's why our students are defeating students of Harvard and Oxford universities in competitions.

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