Srinagar, Sept. 24 -- Kashmir University's prestigious Department of Botany on Saturday held its alumni meet which was attended by a galaxy of acclaimed academics and administrators in online and offline modes.

Vice-Chancellor Prof Nilofer Khan chaired the inaugural session of the alumni meet as chief guest, recalling the vast contributions of the department in areas of research and teaching ever since its inception.

Urging the department's alumni, who are working in different important capacities across the country, to continue with their engagement with the department, Prof Nilofer said such alumni meets are important for the university's assessment under NAAC which, among other things, also evaluates the alumni linkage and contributi...