IIT Delhi rejoiced two days of Pearl Reunion for the batch of 1985 on 27th and 28th December 2019. Many alumni attended the celebrations along with their families withstanding the record cold weather of Delhi. The gathering started on the afternoon of 27th December followed by the department visits which focussed on the recent innovation leaps of the institute. The reunion dinner at OAT was the highlight of the event, where everyone cherished the golden memories of their youth with lip-smacking food.
The next day on 28th December, the batch had a great time engaging with director Prof V Ramgopal Rao, Dean AAIP Prof Sanjeev Sanghi, and other senior faculties of the Institute. Then the Director held a special meeting in the Senate Room where he shared the story of IITD’s evolution over the years, along with reconnecting with alumni. He also emphasized the importance of every alumni contributing to the recently launched Endowment Fund. The day ended with a hearty lunch and the alumni proceeded with informal meetings to bond more and bid farewell to each other.