Sh. Chander Mohan- President Arya Shiksha Mandal & College Managing Committee felicitated alumnus Anurag Thakur on being elevated as Cabinet Minister- Minister of Information & Broadcasting and Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports in Modi Government. He said that Anurag Thakur was an outstanding student and ace cricketer of Doaba College. His father Sh. Prem Kumar Dhumal- Former Chief Minister, Himachal Pradesh was a par excellence teacher in Department of English of college for 8 years which is a matter of pride for all Doabians.
Principal Dr. Pardeep Bhandari said that renowned alumnus Anurag Thakur did his BA from 1991 to 1994 and MA Political Science from 1994 to 1996 with flying colours and brought laurels to his institution. Dr. Bhandari said that every student of Doaba College takes inspiration from the path followed by its distinguished student- Anurag Thakur and aspires to touch the heights of glory in future. The Managing Committee, Teaching & Non Teaching Staff and students heartily congratulates Anurag Thakur on this great achievement.