Jalandhar 29 June (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Considering the importance of books and keeping in view the grim situation due to COVID-19 , HMV Collegiate Sr. Sec. School initiated the process of book distribution. The institute takes pride in fulfilling the needs of the students from diverse backgrounds by giving scholarships on various grounds and now despite the challenges posed by pandemic the school took the noble initiative to donate books to the meritorious and needy students. The aim behind book distribution was to mobilize resources to meet educational needs of the students. Some old students also participated voluntarily to donate their old books and to extend a helping hand towards their schoolmates. On this occasion, Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen inspired students to put their earnest efforts to continue their learning despite the prevailing circumstances. She also added that absence of reading and reference material undoubtedly disrupts the studies but strong determination to do something will never hamper your way. School coordinator Mrs. Meenakshi Sayal also assured students that the school will do everything possible to make education accessible to them. Books were donated to 55 students from different streams. On this occasion the faculty members Mrs. Upma Gupta and Ms. Richa Gugnani from commerce department were also present.