Students walk the ramp as influential personalities at PIET’s cultural fest ‘Saptrang’


Report by: Tejaswini Thote

Photojournalist: Himanshu Pal

Mar 4, 2019 21:15

Nagpur’s PIET (Priyadarshini Institute of Engineering and Technology) students paid rich tributes to influential personalities, particularly Indians, during a fashion show round at the college’s fest – Saptrang – organised in association with Nation Next as media partner.

During the round, students dressed as Rani Laxmibai, Mahatma Phule and Savitribai Phule, Former PM Indira Gandhi, PM Narendra Modi, late Indian-origin astronaut Kalpana Chawla, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Olympic boxer Mary Kom, acid attack survivor Laxmi Agrawal, first transgender Judge of a Lok Adalat – Joyita Mondal, etc., walked the ramp to bring to the fore the contribution and virtues of these personalities. The round got a huge applause from the audience.

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Before this unique round, several students walked the ramp as well in different fashion show rounds as part of a competition. This competition was judged by city fashion designer Aditi Rai. After the competition, winners from the different cultural and sporting activities held during the six-day long fest, were awarded during a prize distribution ceremony.

Post the prize distribution ceremony at Saptrang, students danced away to glory during ‘Trance Mee,’ which brought Anitron, DJ Arsh and DJ SR to PIET to play some foot-tapping numbers.