JAMMU: The government is keenly monitoring the progress of technical education institutions and measures are underway to upgrade all the Polytechnics and Industrial Training institutions viz a viz infrastructure and other logistic facilities so that students get quality education and skill enhancement.
This was stated by Minister for Technical Education, IT and Youth Services & Sports, Imran Raza Ansari today while addressing the students and staff of Government Polytechnic college Jammu during its annual day cum magazine release function.
Terming technical education vital for producing well qualified human resource, who can substantially contribute to industrial growth , Ansari stressed on improving employability of the students helping them to explore the avenues and create self- sustainable enterprises in the state.
He said that former Chief Minister, late Mufti Mohammad Sayeed had a dream to see the polytechnics of the state developing and providing latest knowledge to the students and in this regard government is contemplating to install latest Computer Numerical Control (CNC) systems in all institutions during current financial year.
Calling upon the students to work with dedication and optimally utilize their skill to meet the challenges of the competitive world and achieve success in all their endeavors.
On the occasion, the Minister also released the College Magazine ‘ASPIRE’ and felicitated the meritorious students of the college.
The students presented various cultural items on the occasion which were highly appreciated by the audience .