India’s Independence Day reminds the country’s citizens of all the sacrifices the freedom fighters have made to secure the country’s future. Since its independence, India has made stellar progress in every field, including education, military and space programs.

As part of the 74th Independence Day celebration, the Department of Biotechnology organized an intercollegiate logo designing competition on 14 August 2020. Students from various colleges participated in the program enthusiastically. A panel consisting of 6 teachers were formed for shortlisting the logos. From the entries received, six were shortlisted, and from them, the first prize winning logo was selected. Fathima Nazar of second year Bsc. Biotechnology was selected as the winner, which was announced on 18th August 2020. A Cash prize of rupees Five hundred was distributed to the winner.