PG Department of Economics inaugurated the Economics Forum and Planning Forum on 16/10/2017. Dr. A. Jahangir, Vice Principal & Head of the Department welcomed the gathering. Alhaj V.M. Jafarulla Khan, Secretary gave presidential address. Dr. A. Shabinullah Khan, Director, Self-Financing courses and Dr. S. Chandrasekaran, Chief Superintendent, University Exams offered felicitations. Dr. K. Praveena Kannan, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Thiayagarajar College, Madurai inaugurated the Economics Forum and delivered a special lecture on “Health and Well being”. Morning function ends with vote of thanks proposed by Mrs. S.M. Nargees Begam, Assistant Professor. Planning forum was inaugurated by Dr. R. Nageeswari, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Seethalakshmi Achi College for Women, Pallathur. She also delivered a special lecture on “Food Security in India”. Mr. S. Shamsudeen, Assistant Professor of Economics proposed vote of thanks.