The stage is all set for 29th Ranchi University (RU) convocation where 19,978 students including all the gold medalists will be felicitated by Governor Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday. For the first time gold medals will also be distributed among the toppers of various professional courses. Students of 2013 batch will be presented certificates in the convocation ceremony.
The guest lists have been finalized by university officials and concerned officials are busy in giving final touch to the ongoing preparations. CM Raghubar Das will be present as the Guest of Honour; HRD Minister Neera Yadav will be present as the Distinguished Guest whereas Governor, Droupadi Murmu will preside and address the 29th convocation. Members of Syndicate and Senate along with former Vice-chancellors of RU and other dignitaries will attend the convocation.
Citing details about the preparation, RU Vice-Chancellor, Ramesh Kumar Pandey, informed, “Every thing has been finalized for the convocation. So far we have distributed 1,407 gowns among the students. But we have been approached for 100 more gowns but as the seats have been allotted to the respective candidates, we are trying to adjust all these students too.”