PAMPORE: An IT based startup – ‘DcodeFuture’ – was launched early this week in Pampore town of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
The startup aims to empower people of Jammu and Kashmir with Information and Technology, said the promoters of the start-up in a statement.
The launching ceremony was attended by Principal Muslim Educational Institute Pampore, Tariq Ahmad Butt, Environmental Lawyer, Advocate Nadeem Qadri and local Imam, Molvi Mohammad Ashraf.
On the occasion, Tariq encouraged students to get acquainted with technology in the challenging times.
While encouraging the founders, Advocate Qadri hailed the effort and said that this was indeed a “wonderful step” for the people of Pampore. “This will help students to develop their personality and enhance their IT skills,” he said. Founder and CEO of the startup, Aadil A Bhat briefed the audience about the activities the academy would perform. Bhat said that besides providing training at the academy, “we will reach to distant areas to conduct IT workshops”.
“Alongside training, we will be providing web-based support to businesses including website designing and digital marketing,” he said.
Co-founder and CTO, Mannan Mustafa informed about the challenges people of Kashmir face vis-a-vis Information Technology.
The academy started its operations from 6 August, 2018, the statement added.