Mr. Umashankar Gupta gives affiliation letter
Bhopal, February 26, 2016 (Ataullah Faizan): An ITI will be established at Bairagarh-based 3 EME Centre to impart training of motor mechanic to soldiers. Higher and Technical Education Minister Mr. Umashankar Gupta presented affiliation letter of Skill Development Department to Col. Mr. S.K. Yadav here today. Such an experiment is being undertaken for the first time in the country in Madhya Pradesh. Skill Development Department will conduct exam of trainees of this centre. On demand by Army, the department will make available trainers and special training will be imparted to them at Bhopal ITI.
The Minister directed for necessary action to recognize ITI degree for recruitment in Army. He said that he would hold discussions with Defence Minister in this regard. This will benefit ITI pass students throughout the country. Principal Secretary Technical Education Mr. Sanjay Singh, Principal Secretary Higher Education Mr. K.K. Singh, Director Skill Development Mr. M. Sibi Chakravarti, Lt. Col. Mr. Vijay Bhatt, Major Mr. K.N. Singh and Model ITI Bhopal’s Principal Mr. Sunil Desai were also present on the occasion.