By TCN News,
New Delhi: Essay writing and poster making competition marked the Human Rights Day at the Jamia Millia Islamia along with ‘The Origin’, a rights organization.
‘The Origin’, in collaboration with the Department of Political Science, JMI obseverd the Human Rights Day on Wednesday with the theme “Promotion and Protection of Human Rights: Contemporary Issues and Challenges”.
Lenin Raghuvanshi, notable human rights activist, who was the chief guest at the event, spoke about the dalit, minorities and democratic rights. He had shared his experience with the students.
Later, prizes for essay writing and poster making competition were distributed by Raghuvanshi, Prof Badrul Alam, head of the department, and Sharique Nadeem, president, ‘The Origin’.
More than 250 students from different universities participated in both the essay and poster making competition.