1st Round Table Discussion on “J&K-The Way Forward” on June 2


Chandigarh, June 1, 2017: The Department of Defence and National Security Studies(DDNSS), Panjab University(PU), Chandigarh is organising its first Round Table Discussion on “J&K-The Way Forward” on 2nd June, 2017 from 1030hrs -1230 hrs at I.C.S.S.R.Seminar Hall, PU.
Gyan Setu ( Knowledge Bridge) is proposed to be a think tank of PU to provide a forum to opinion makers to interact on various security related issues. Broad concept is to have fortnightly round tables on Fridays.
Lt Gen K.J.Singh, former Western Army Commander and Maharaja Ranjit Singh Chair will be giving the opening remarks. P. U.Vice Chancellor Prof.Arun Kumar Grover will preside over the function. The Lead Discussants are Lt.Gen.D.S.Hooda, former Northern Army Commander and Ambassador K C Singh. The Closing Remarks will be given by General V.P.Malik, former Chief of the Army Staff. Other participants will include various veterans and prominent personalities like Lt.Gen.Bhopinder Singh, Lt.Gen.Harwant Singh Bawa, Lt. Gen. H. S. Panag, Lt. Gen. J. P. Singh, Justice Narang, Lt. Gen. R. S. Sujlana and Lt. Gen. Vijay Oberoi.
Faculty Members, Scholars and Students from various departments of Panjab University will be attending the discussion. Students from IAS and LAW Preparatory Institutes,
Maharaja Ranjit Singh and Mai Bhago Armed Forces Preparatory Institutes will also be present for the discussion.

Thursday, June 1, 2017