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Jagran Lakecity University Convocation Ceremony on December 2

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Padmashree & Eminent Jurist Prof. (Dr.) N.R.Madhava Menon to receive Honorary Doctorate along with three other luminaries

Bhopal: Jagran Lakecity University (JLU) in the State capital is organising its Second Convocation on 2 December to confer degrees upon the students graduated in the year 2016.

Prof. (Dr.) N.R.Madhava Menon, Eminent Jurist, will deliver the Convocation Address. Four leading luminaries from the field of Media, Management, Law and Humanities will also be bestowed with Honorary Doctorate by the University for their remarkable work in their respective areas. These luminaries are Padma Shri Awardee and Eminent Jurist N.R. Madhava Menon; CEO of Tata ClassEdge India Nirav Khambhati; Vice President & Managing Director, Yahoo India Gurmit Singh; and Founder, Centre for Global Non Killing, USA Prof.(Dr.) Glenn Durland Paige.

Crème’ de la crème academicians and professionals are expected to be present at this much awaited University event in Bhopal. The main function will be held at JLU’s Student Enrichment Hub, where Gold Medals, Ranker Certificates and Degrees will be distributed to the toppers and students in the respective programme of the University. About 200 students will be conferred with PG, UG and PhD degrees of the University.

JB Patnaik, three-time Odisha CM passes away

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JB PatnaikTirupati: Senior Congress leader and former Odisha chief minister Janaki Ballabh Patnaik (89) passed away here early this morning.

Patnaik was in Tirupati to be present at the convocation ceremony of Rashtriya Sanskrit University.

He was rushed to a hospital after he developed chest pain at night. His body will be brought to Bhubaneswar this afternoon and his last rites will be performed in Puri.

Patnaik was the Governor of Assam between 2009 and 2014. He was Chief Minister of Odisha from 1980 to 1989 and again between 1995 and 1999.