Two Days Technical festival TECHNOVATION- 2019 was inaugurated at Govt. Polytechnic, Bikram Chowk Jammu by Dr Ravi Shankar Sharma, Director Technical Education, J&K, Er Mehmood Ahmed, Secretary State Board of Technical Education, J&K, Er Mohd Shafi Bhat, Joint Director Technical Education Department J&K and Er Arun Bangotra Principal Government Polytechnic Jammu. The function began with lighting of ceremonial lamp followed by National Anthem and Ganesh Vandana.
While Speaking on the occasion the Chief Guest, Dr Ravi Shankar Sharma congratulated the Principal of Govt. Polytechnic Jammu and his team for such an endeavour. He urged that we are living in a knowledge economy, where ideas generated by talented people and the inventions they make are the new currency. He motivated the students to work in the field of Technical education and bring new ideas and innovations in the field of Technology for making the life of common man simple.
Er. Arun Bangotra, Principal, Govt. Polytechnic, Jammu welcomed the Chief Guest and all the dignitaries to the college and said that this two days event will provide an opportunity to all young innovative minds to use technology and will motivate the students towards innovation and analytical thinking and he also briefed about the various Competitions and activities to be held in Two Days TECHNOVATION 2019 event like Design-e India, Electronic Circuit Making, Mechanical Assembly, Project Demonstration, Quiz Contest, Tech Show, Electronic Circuit making, CAD Mania and so forth. Students presented a colourful cultural programme. Technical Play on Futuristic Technologies, Say No to Drugs, Water Conservation-Jal Shakti Abhiyan etc was presented by students of various Polytechnic Colleges of Jammu division.
In these two days Technical festival more than 250 students of various Government/Private Polytechnics of Jammu division are participating. The participating colleges are Govt. Polytechnic Jammu, Women Polytechnic Jammu, Govt Polytechnic Reasi, Samba, Kathua, Udhampur, Ramban, Kishtwar, NITS, IECS Polytechnic and ASCIT Polytechnic College. The students will compete in various activities and the prize distribution for each activity shall be held on 22nd November at 11:30 am. Er Jasdeep Kour Lecturer I&C conducted the proceeding of the programme and Er Sakshi Kapai presented Vote of Thanks. Other who were present on the occasion were Er Mohd Shafi Bhat, Joint Director Technical Education J&K, Er Mehmood Ahmed Secretary State Board of Technical Education, Er Ritu Jamwal, Principal, Govt Women Polytechnic Jammu, Er Suket Gupta, Principal, Government Polytechnic Reasi, Er Vivek Sharma, Principal Government Polytechnic Kathua/Samba, Er Inderjeet Singh, Er Kuldeep Bhatia, Er Sanjay Gupta, Er Rajesh Gupta, Er Zia Ul Haq, Er Sukhdeep Singh, Er Rajiv Kohli, Mr Tariq Amin and all HODs, Staff of Government and Private Polytechnic of Jammu Division.