Patna Women's College (PWC) is organizing a 3-day fest - Pragyotsav 2015 to mark the Platinum Jubilee Celebration (1940-2014) from January 15. The college was established in 1940 and completed its 75 year of journey in 2014. The 2014-15 year has been declared as Platinum Jubilee Year of PWC by the CM Jitan Ram Manjhi in a function held last year at the college. The cultural fest - Pragyotsav 2015 - will be celebrated as Platinum Jubilee Fest by skipping the annual fest. It will be held on 15th, 16th and 17th January, 2015.
A large number of student from different colleges are expected to participate in a number of events marked in three days. It include the colleges of Patna University and other colleges in the city. The events are organized into various themes like Literary events, Fine Arts, Choreography & Vocals and Dramatics. A number of fest competitions like Creative Writing, Elocution, Quiz, Debate, Extempore, Mehndi and Rangoli competition, T-Shirt Painting, Canvas Painting, Face Painting, Photography, Dances and Songs in Classical, Western and Folk style, Mono Acting, Street Play etc. are planned during the three days. These activities are organized under various interesting groups like Thought Creation, Strokes & Splash, Strike a Cord and Cut a Rag and Raise the Curtain. Faridkot Rock Band from Delhi is to perform on the closing day of the fest. Registration for participation will be done on 10th, 11th and 12th January from 10 AM to 3 PM at the college campus. The College administration has also arranged for visitors pass which can be obtained from the campus on 15th and 16th January on a fee of Rs 250 which would be valid for three days of fest.