IBA Boys Hostel lit up with fireworks amidst the students' cheers. Fire lamps and fancy lights adorned the surroundings and crafty Rangoli (artwork made by colored rice) added zest to the usual dull environs. This was Diwali, IBA style. Organized by students from Hindu community with the support of IBA Boys Hostel Society and its management.
The festival started with the religious rituals (Laxmi Pooja, worship of the goddess of wealth) performed by many hostelites, with active participation of students from different religious backgrounds at IBA Boys Hostel. The warden of IBA Boys Hostel, Mr.Mujahid Hussain Detho and all mess staff also joined in the festivities, which culminated on a sumptuous dinner.