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St. Teresa’s defends title at MG university arts fete

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The college had 103 points while Maharaja’s had 56

CHAMPIONS:Aswathy Jugesh of St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam, and Vidhun Kumar of Mar Baselius Christian College of Engineering and Technology, Peerumade, who were adjudged the ‘Kalathilakom’ and ‘Kalaprathibha’ at the 25th Mahatma Gandhi University Youth Festival on Friday.
CHAMPIONS:Aswathy Jugesh of St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam, and Vidhun Kumar of Mar Baselius Christian College of Engineering and Technology, Peerumade, who were adjudged the ‘Kalathilakom’ and ‘Kalaprathibha’ at the 25th Mahatma Gandhi University Youth Festival on Friday.

St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam successfully defended its overall championship title at the 25th Mahatma Gandhi University Youth Festival that concluded here on Friday.

The college, with 103 points after the results of 50 events were declared, had amassed a huge margin over the other competing colleges. Maharaja’s College, Ernakulam will have to contend with the second position after garnering 56 points. RLV College of Music and Fine Arts, Tripunithura remained on third position with 46 points. The subsequent positions were occupied by Sacred Heart College, Thevara (42 points), Federal Institute of Science and Technology, Angamaly (30), St. Berchmans College, Changanassery (28) and St. Albert’s College, Ernakulam (26).

The ‘Kalathilakom’ title was conferred on Aswathy Jugesh of St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam. She bagged 15 points in five events at the festival.

She came first in the Folk Dance and Fancy Dress events, second in Mohiniyattom, and third in Bhartanatyam (Female) and Other forms of Classical Dance (in which she performed Kuchippudi). Vidhun Kumar of Mar Baselius Christian College of Engineering and Technology, Peerumade, who had scored 13 points at the festival was adjudged the ‘Kalaprathibha’. He had won the Bharatanatyam (male) and Other forms of Classical Dance (Kuchippudi) events, came second in Folk Dance and registered an A grade in Ottamthullal.

Valedictory function

The valedictory function was scheduled to commence by 7 p.m. However, the function had not got under way until 8.30 p.m. owing to a delay in announcement of the result of the Group Song event.

The winners of the some of the events conducted on Friday were:

Ottamthullal: Varun Rajan, U.C. College, Aluva

Essay Writing (English): Ashly Thomas, Alphonsa College, Pala

Essay Writing (Malayalam): Sreekanth Chandran, Mahatma Gandhi University College of Teacher Education, Thekkekara, Erattupetta

Short Story Writing (English): Edoly Kandy Amina Abdurazak, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam

Poetry Writing (English): Edoly Kandy Amina Abdurazak, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam

Poetry Writing (Malayalam): Akshaya K.P., St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam

Solo Song (Western): Renju Miriam Cherian, St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam

Group Song (Western): St. Berchmans College, Changanassery

Elocution (Malayalam) : Jose Kuriakose, Government Law College, Ernakulam

Elocution (English): Liz Johny, Assumption College, Changanassery

Mimicry: Balakrishnan C., Maharaja’s College, Ernakulam

Poetry Recitation: Midhu Teresa Mathew, College of Indigenous Food Technology, Perinjottakkal, Konni

Oppana: BCM College, Kottayam

Margamkali: St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam

Photography: Harikrishnan M., Mar Baselios Institute of Science and Technology, Kothamangalam

Film Review: Geetha P.O., Baselius College, Kottayam

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