Computer Science and Engineering department of Jhulelal Institute of Technology organized a five day workshop “DISHA-2016, a direction towards knowledge” from 7th to 11th November for the fourth successive year. The purpose of the workshop encompassing all the children and ladies of nearby villages was to provide free computer knowledge i.e. introduction to computer, paint, web browsing, Microsoft Office.
Sarpanch of Bailwada Ms. Shobhatai Dhoke was a part of the valedictory function. She motivated the students to study hard so that they can work for the betterment of the society in future. She appreciated the efforts taken by the management and faculty for carrying out this social activity and also congratulated JIT for organizing this program. Bus facility was provided by the college for participants and 120 children attended the program from 4 villages namely, Bailwada, Babulkheda, Lonara and Gumthada village.
The Management of JIT emphasized that the college is continuously striving to expand its reach to the needy children and highlighted the importance of independence in technical areas. The announcement of felicitation of the one who implements the training in best way throughout the year motivated all the children. Toys were distributed to the younger participants at the valedictory function. Chairman, JIT declared that the sports facilities will be provided to all the children of the nearby village. He also declared a prize for the participant who uses the acquired knowledge for maximum online shopping in next year (November 2016 – October 2017). The students were motivated to share the technical skills with the seniors in their families and also to motivate them to participate in such workshops and use the technical skills to the fullest.
The event was successfully conducted by Prof. Manju Ahuja under the guidance Prof Mona Mulchandani, HOD, CSE, JIT. The event had a great support of Dr. D. Bhowmick, Vice Principal, JIT, Dr. Pramod Patil,, Principal, JIT, Dr. Ravi Nafde, Principal, JIA, Ms. Madhavi Wairagade, Director HR & Administration, JIT, Mr. Pramod Pampatwar, Director Technical, JIT , Mr. Virendra Kukreja, Secretary, JIT and Mr. Mahesh Sadhwani, Chairman, JIT.