Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust (HIHT) celebrated the nation’s 71st Independence Day on 15th August. Dr. Vijay Dhasmana, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Swami Rama Himalayan University (SRHU), hoisted the national flag.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Dhasmana apprised the audience of the new developments of SRHU. Some highlights are listedhere: new UG/PG courses in biochemistry/microbiology/biotechnology; B.Voc. (Hospitality & Catering Management) and B.Voc. (Culinary Management); University has started publication of its own journal titled “SRHU Medical Journal;” MoU signed between Uttarakhand Space Application Centre (USAC) & SRHU for knowledge sharing and training; MoU signed between IBM and SRHU to start technology based programs in cloud computing; “SRHU Employees Welfare Fund” will be created to provide financial assistance to its beneficiaries; SRHU is running CHC Doiwala.

The students, staff and faculty of the University and the children from the Vidya School and the campus presented the cultural program featuring patriotic songs and dances. The celebrations concluded with distribution of sweets.