|Early Times Report |
JAMMU, Oct 20: 51st Annual General Meeting of The Institution of Engineers (India), Jammu Local Centre was held at its Institutional Complex today. It was presided over by Er. Ravi Chanyal, FIE, Chairman of Jammu Local Centre. A large number of corporate members from all disciplines of Engineering attended the AGM.
Er. Vijay Kr. Sharma, Honorary Secretary, while welcoming the members, presented the Annual Report for the year 2017-2018 and highlighted the activities of the Jammu Local Centre. The audited annual account for the year 2017-18 were presented and approved. First of all an account of various activities conducted by the Institution of Engineers India was given. Then the activities undertaken by the Jammu local Centre to popularize latest developments in the engineering technology and update the technical knowledge of its members were elaborated. The various activities included seminars/paper meetings in which local problems were deliberated upon beside also holding International and National seminars and symposia.
It was also informed that the membership has enhanced from the 1066 to 1170 during the period under report. On this occasion Er. V. N. Sharma, FIE Senior Fellow, on behalf of Jammu Local Centre, honoured Er. Ashok Kumar Gandotra, Chief Engineer, PHE Department, Jammu Er. Ajay Sharma, Executive Engineer and Er. P B Suri, Executive Engineer of PHE Department Jammu for providing drinking water facility at the centre.