Sonal Goel, a distinguished Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from the 2008 batch, unveiled her latest book, “Nation Calling,” at the impactful event “Youth for Country: Nation Calling.” The occasion served as a platform for the book launch and highlighted Sonal Goel’s achievements, emphasizing the book’s role in inspiring youth toward a sense of national duty.
In her engaging talk, Sonal Goel passionately advocated for a holistic approach to UPSC preparation, encouraging LPU students to set ambitious goals and face competitive exams with unwavering determination. Drawing from her personal journey, she emphasized the importance of practice, patience, and steadfast focus required to navigate the challenging Civil Services examinations successfully. Ms. Goel underscored the significance of cultivating positive self-belief, setting realistic targets, and engaging in continuous self-assessment.
Addressing the audience fervently, she explored the trinity of democracy, demography, and diversity, urging the youth to stay well-informed about critical national developments. Ms. Goel highlighted the transformative power of Janshakti and advocated for the concept of an Aatmanirbhar India, motivating the audience to realize their visions and actively contribute to the nation.
The event was graced by the esteemed presence of Senior Dean of Student Welfare Wing, Dr. Sorabh Lakhanpal, and Deputy Dean, Dr. Nitin Bharadwaj. Dr. Lakhanpal acknowledged and honored Ms. Sonal Goel for her significant contributions, marking the commencement of the event with the auspicious lighting of the lamp.
Reflecting on challenges, Sonal Goel invoked the wisdom of A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, encouraging everyone to think for the nation’s betterment. The talk concluded with a powerful call to maintain a positive attitude, confront challenges with the resilience of a powerhouse, and make meaningful contributions to the nation. Sonal Goel’s inspiring words resonated strongly, emphasizing the need for a collective script for the nation, where challenges are met with unwavering determination and a commitment to giving one’s best for the country.