City girl to perform at R-Day parade

Chennai girl K Sangeetha Priya has been selected to perform the state’s cultural dance in Republic Day Parade in New Delhi
K Sangeetha Priya
K Sangeetha Priya


A student of Dr MGR Janaki College for Women, Sangeetha is a third-year B.Sc Biochemistry student. She will represent the state and showcase its cultural pride with traditional dances namely oyilattam and paraiattam in the march past along Rajpath. Hundreds of participants from all over the country are to take part in the event representing their states, culture and significance.
Based on performance in sports, cultural events and IQ, the NSS Cell of the University of Madras selected Sangeetha and got her trained in three-day preparatory free training parade that saw the participation of over 700 students. “Our college believes in holistic development of students. Sangeetha is an NSS cadet and a fitting personality who never lets down her self-confidence, her excellent performance in academics and extra-curricular activities at any circumstances. Her contribution for the upliftment of adopted village under the special camp for the past three years is enormous. She is a good team player with excellent leadership qualities. We are happy that she is going to represent our state in the Republic Day Parade,” said Latha Rajendran, Correspondent, Dr. MGR-Janaki College for Women.

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