SMVDU Katra, 15thOct. 2018. When it comes to bring laurels to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, the students never miss a chance. Until recently, the students of School of Languages & Literature were acknowledged for their calibre at Chandigarh University, Mohali where they participated in the 4thNational Literary Fest.Tanu Gupta and Simranjeet Kaur bagged the 1st prize in a debate competition with cash of INR 5,100/- for their insightful debate on “women are underpaid, undervalued and underutilized”, for and against the motion respectively. Other students, namely Anjali Manhas, Riya Verma, Anmoll Khanna, Jasleen ,Tusharsharma, Anjali Devi, Prabhleen Kour and Sandeep Kaur participated in different events, such as Quizzinaire, Quizical, Wordstorke, Presentation, Youth Parliament, Story Telling, Quizzophillic, and Anchor Hunt. Incidentally, Riya Verma won a contest and got a chance to sing live at 98.3 FM, Radio Mirchi. The faculty coordinators, namely Dr. Simranpreet Kaur and Dr.Ranbir Kaur trained the students under their guidance, and assisted them to the events, as reported Dr. Amitabh V. Dwivedi, Head, School of Languages & Literature. Dr. Sanjeev Jain, Vice-Chancellor, congratulated the winners, and hoped that they would be successful in every sphere of their lives.