In the recognition of contributions made by late. Prof PRASHANTH CHANDRA MAHALANOBIS in the field of economics and statistics, the government of India has announced 29th June as statistics day on the occasion of his birth anniversary. He established Indian statistical institute at kolkatta which serves as a wide platform for statisticians.
So as a tribute to P.C.mahalanobbis, department of statistics, at Annie Besant Women’s college proudly celebrated statistics day every year on 29th June.
Mr.Anil thota, statistical analyst at cognizant, was the chief guest of the day who presented a valuable seminar which enlightened the students with benefits and applications of statistics in present generation.
On this day, department of statistics conducted competitions in Rangoli, PPT presentation, Exhibits and Poster presentation and prizes were awarded to the winners and all the participants were given certificates.
On 30-06-2014 under the guidance of dept of Statistics, Students of Statistics Conducted – “Statistics Day” on which students organized various competitions like; PPT, Rangoli, Poster Presentation Model Presentation, elocution etc and winners were awarded with prizes and certificates. Dr.Krishna Reddy, Scientist from NIN delivered a lecture on “STATISTICS IN DAILY LIFE”.