Hari Singh Gour Jayanti commemorated
Updated Tue, 27 Nov 2012 11:52 AM IST
Tributes were paid today to noted educationist and Madhya Pradesh-based Sagar University founder Hari Singh Gour on the occasion of his 143rd birth anniversary.
BJP MP Bhupendra Singh garlanded the statue of the distinguished educationist during a programmes organised at teenbatti area on the occasion. He said the party will organise state-level programmes to commemorate Dr Gour''s anniversary from next year.
He said he has held discussions with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in this regard.
Sagar University Vice-Chancellor NS Gajbhiye''s absence on the occasion was criticised by representatives of political parties and other organisations.
On the other hand, Prof Gajbhiye said programmes were also organised in the university premises on the occasion.