The PG department of Journalism and Mass Communication (MAJMC) of St Aloysius College (Autonomous), conducted a face painting competition on March 30, 2019 from 2pm to 5 pm. The event was conducted in collaboration with Chaithanya (NGO) at St Aloysius College. The theme of the competition was “War and Humanity”. The chief guest for the program was Dr Muraleedhar Naik, founder director of Chaithanya and retired professor of Mangalore University.
The event was conducted as a tribute to the soldiers who lost their life in Pulwama attack.
Addressing the audience, Dr. Muraleedhar Naik said, “India had seen two great wars in Mahabartaha and Ramayana. These two wars were led by the rulers itself and had ethics. India had grown as a great nuclear power after many countries like China, US and Russia. These can cause serious harm because earth will not survive one more war. Journalism is the fourth pillar of our nation. They can bring humanity back to the world”, he added
The face painting competition witnessed the participation of twenty teams from different colleges. The first prize was banged by students from St Aloysius College while second prize was taken by AIMIT students.