|EARLY TIMES REPORT|
JAMMU, Mar 4: The Institution of Engineers (India), Jammu Centre celebrated World Engineering Day here today at Institutional Complex, Channi Himmat by holding a seminar on theme “Engineering for A Healthy Planet: Celebrating the UNESCO Engineering Report”. The seminar was attended by a large number of Engineers from various departments, organizations and senior Engineers.
Er. Hem Raj, FIE; Regional Officer, NHAI (J&K), Jammu was the chief guest on the occasion. At the outset, Dr. Sanjay Khar, FIE; Chairman, IEI, Jammu Centre presented the welcome address.
Six speakers namely Er. P. K. Nanda, MIE, Er. B. L. Rawal, MIE; Er. Vinod Kumar, MIE; Er. Ranjeev Sawhney, MIE; Er. Mir Muneer Hussain, MIE & Er. Akash Dusgotra, AMIE presented their papers on the theme. The speakers touched various issues which are imperative for the engineers, planners, policy makers and public at large to adopt for sustenance of technological developments in all spheres of life without depletion of natural resources available.
The chief guest lauded the efforts of keynotes speakers in enlightening the audience and complimented the Committee of Jammu Local Centre for celebrating 2nd World Engineering Day in a befitting manner.
Er. C. P. Sharma, MIE; Honorary Secretary conducted the proceedings of the seminar and presented the vote of thanks to the gathering and media.