A guest lecture was delivered by Dr. Harsh Kumar Manchanda, Associate Professor, N.I.T. Jalandhar on “Green Chemistry” organized by Department of Chemistry, S.G.G.S. Khalsa College, Mahilpur, Hoshiarpur under the DBT Star College Scheme.
Principal, Dr. Parvinder Singh welcomed the special guest for his willingness to share knowledge through the guest lecture. In his lecture, he enlightened various environmentally friendly methods to synthesize variety of organic as well as inorganic compounds through green method which serve as substitute of conventional harmful methods to reduce pollution. He motivated the students to pursue research in Green Chemistry to save environment for the future generation. All the students of B.Sc. and M.Sc. attended the lecture. Students listened the lecture very carefully and decided to follow green alternative from the same day.
At the end, Prof. Vikrant Singh Rana, H.O.D. Chemistry, S.G.G.S. Khalsa College, Mahilpur thanked the invited guest for his valuable speech. Prof. Rohit Puri, Prof. Pooja Bedi, Dr Rajni Ratti, Prof. Amanpreet Singh, Prof. Ganesh Kumar, Prof. Chandan Rana and Prof. Diksha Chaudhary were also present.