GHG Khalsa Group of Colleges celebrated National Sports Day on 29th August 2018 as a tribute to the phenomenal hockey player Major Dhyan Chand on his birth anniversary. On this occasion Dr. S.S. Deol, Principal of the Degree College, was the Chief Guest and Capt. Malkiat Singh (Retd.), Hockey Coach, was the Guest of Honour. The P.G. Department of Physical Education organized volleyball tournament, hockey match and tug of war competitions for boys and girls of the Degree College, College of Education and College of Pharmacy. A team from 'Hockey Club Dholan' had a guest match with the girls hockey team of this college with the score 3-1 in favour of the college girls team. S. Malkiat Singh, the Guest of Honour, delivered a lecture to the students of B.P.Ed. and M.P.Ed. on the life and career of Major Dhyan Chand, one of India's greatest sports icon. He said that the youngsters must take inspiration form Major Dhyan Chand's commitment who used to play under moonlight to fulfill his dreams and was rightly tagged as the magician from India playing hockey in Berlin during 1936 Olympics. Dr. S.S. Deol, Principal, while interacting with students encouraged them to make sports and fitness a priority. He motivated them to inculcate healthy lifestyle. He further added that hardwork and resolve can lead to several milestones. The winners and participants were honoured. The event was made successful due to the efforts of P.G. Department of Physical Education: Prof. Tejinder Singh, HOD, Dr. Manohar Lal, Coordinator, Dr. Sunita Devi, Mr. Kuldeep Chand, Mr. Kulwinder Singh, Mr. Shashi Kant, Dr. Baljinder Singh, Mrs. Surishtha Devi and Ms. Kirandeep Kaur.