Every Govt engg college must adopt 5 villages: Joshi

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 16 May 2018 09:52:51


Staff Reporter

“ALL THE Government Engineering Colleges should spread awareness about sanitation, social evils and education etc among people with the help of the students by visiting house to house after adopting 5 villages each,” Minister of State for Technical Education (Independent Charge) Deepak Joshi gave these directives in a review meeting of Engineering Colleges at Mantralaya on Tuesday. MoS Joshi has said that design centres should be set up in all the engineering colleges within stipulated time limit. Work related to purchase of necessary equipments for design centres should be completed at the earliest. Facilities like potable water and other basic facilities should be developed with the available funds in the colleges. Wifi facility should be provided in the entire campus. Moreover, Centre of Excellence and Cultural Centre should be established in each college. He told that he should be informed directly, in case of any problem. Director of Technical Education Dr Virendra Kumar apprised the work being undertaken till now in connection to establishment of design centres.