Nagpur: Keeping to its tradition, Annual social gathering ‘Celestial-2018’ was held at Anjuman College of Engineering and Technology from 30th January to 1st February 2018. The annual social gathering was preceded by National Level Event TECHSAGA 2018. Fahmida Ginwala inaugurated the gathering in presence of Justice A A Ginwala, Administrator, Anjuman Hami-E-Islam, Dr Sajid Anwar, Principal, Uzma Firdous, Deans and the heads of the departments of ACET, Convenor, Prof Tirupati Goskula, Co-Convenor-Dr. Irfan Ahmad and Prof Akbar Nagani, along with other esteemed guests.
Various activities and events marked the three day Social Gathering. The Arts and Science Exhibition marked the beginning of Celestial 2018. It was inaugurated at the hands of Fahmida Ginwala in the presence of Justice A A Ginwala, Dr Sajid Anwar, Uzma Firdous, other esteemed guests, wherein hundreds of students participated in more than 20 categories of events, like Poster Competition, Photography competition, Wall painting, Khana Khazana, Mehendi art.
This was followed by the FETE, which was inaugurated at the hands of Justice A A Ginwala, Administrator, Anjuman Hami-E-Islam. It had various stalls of games and delicacies accompanied by live band and orchestra which was enjoyed by everyone. Varsha Chandel, Mahrukh Khan, Nighat Ali, were prominently present as the Judges for the Arts and Science Exhibition and Fete. Anupriya Verma, finalist of Master Chef India, was present as the Judge for the Food Stalls of the Fete.
The prize distribution ceremony was held on the 31st January in the morning. Students and staff were honoured and felicitated for their remarkable achievements in academics, sport and other co-curricular activities. Dr Q H Jeevaji, Dr Sheikh Shabbir, Dr A M Sheikh, alongwith Dr Sajid Anwar, Deans and heads of the departments were prominently present for the prize Distribution Ceremony. It was followed by a grand lunch for the students and the Alumni of ACET.
A glittering fresher evening was held. Palash Mode, from the fashion world, Juveria Khan, from the Times of India, Yogesh Shinde, Academics were the Judges for the event. Shivansh Gawalikar was declared Fresher, Muskaan Gaur was crowned as Miss Fresher at the hands of Principal Dr Sajid Anwar and Uzma Firdous respectively.
Renowned Cricketer Faiz Fazal, Captain Vidarbha Cricket Team, graced the Freshers Evening. He was felicitated at the hands of Dr Sajid Anwar and Uzma Firdous in the presence of Prof Tirupati Goskula, Convenor, Celestial 2018.
The Best Student Competition and Alumni Meet was also held on 1 Feb in the morning session as a part of three day celebration.
A cultural night marked the finale of the three days festivity, thought provoking plays, regional group dancers, group and solo songs were beautifully presented by the students. Justice A A Ginwala, Administrator, AHI, Fahmida Ginwala, Dr Sajid Anwar, Uzma Firdous, Mohmad Rafiullah, Dr Sheikh Shabbir, Dharini Selarka, Anurag Verma, M S Ali, Razia Haseeb, Aditya Bhaiyya, Shakir Ali, Irfan Ahmad, Razia Sultana, R J Saurav from Red FM 93.5 were prominently present.