India celebrated its 70th Independence Day this August 15th but at SGT University the celebrations started a few days prior on August 12th with some competitive events namely Patriotic Poetry Recitation, Poster Making, Rangoli Making and Traditional Costume hosted by Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management. A lot of Faculties participated wholeheartedly in the event and thoroughly enjoyed the day. The Guest of Honor Pro Chancellor Dr T D Dogra and several deans from other faculties graced the occasion. The students sang, danced, painted and strutted in traditional attires in a beautifully decorated auditorium to celebrate the true spirit of freedom. The event concluded with refreshments for all.