Affiliated to Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand University Badshaithaul, Tehri (Garhwal)
Shaheed Durgamall (1st July,1913- 25th Aug 1944) was born in Doiwala ,district Dehradun in Uttarakhand. The freedom fighter got enrolled in the Gorkha Rifles at the age of 18 and joined Indian National Army in 1942. Durga Mall was elevated to the rank of ‘Major’ for his commitment, patriotism and devotion to duty. Sacrificing his life for the cause of India’s independence he was sent to the gallows on 25th August 1944 which is observed as Balidan Diwas or Martyr’s Day. The institution is named after Shaheed Durga Mall who continues to inspire the students and staff to inculcate values of dedication, bravery, and unrelenting commitment for duty.