Ms. Rudrika Kalsotra D/o Dewakar Gupta has been declared qualified for the award of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the School of Computer Science and Engineering by Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU). The candidate has worked on the topic, entitled “Moving Object Detection for Intelligent Video Analytics using Background Subtraction Technique” under Dr. Sakshi Arora, Assistant Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering, SMVDU. Ms Rudrika Kalsotra has published various research papers in SCI/SCIE-indexed journals, presented her research papers at international and national conferences and published various Book Chapters. The scholar expresses her gratitude to the School of Computer Science and Engineering, SMVD University, for providing all necessary facilities and support during her research. Prof. (Dr.) Pragati Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, SMVDU, and other committee members congratulated Ms. Rudrika Kalsotra and wished her a bright future.