21 February, 2018: Cultural evening to promote linguistic and cultural diversity was celebrated in the Two-Day National Congress on “International Mother Language Day” organized by School of Languages and Literature. The event had colorful performances by various performers from different parts of the state as well as from the University itself. At the very inception, Paras Dubey, Student performed a Kuchipudi Dance. It was followed by Street-Play on the theme “Kawad” by Red Arts Punjab Club. Dr. Anurag Kumar gave an amusing Awadhi performance on Rafiq Shadani’s “Ullu Hau”. Dr. Ranbir Kaur and Ms. Sarabjeet Kaur gave a melodious performce “Madaniya”. Ms Bhushan Sharma and students of School of Languages and Literature gave an enthralling performance on Poonchi Folk Tradition. A young girl Vaishnavi Sharma narrated self-composed story “A Wishing Star”. Further, Bhaderwahi Folksong by renowned singer Chain Singh was also a part of the cultural evening. Finally, the Bhangra group from University of Jammu entertained the audience with their enthralling performance.