20th September 2015Category : EducationPublished by :Aprajita Dixit Reading Time : 3 Minute News Sourced : Faridabad
step was taken in the direction of 'Digital India Mission' when Faridabad deputy commissioner Amit Kumarlaunched'E-Vidyavahini', a computer literacy
vehicle that will travel to the urban and rural belts of the district.
The bus is aimed
at starting the computer training on wheels. The bus is equipped with 20
laptops, one LCD and is connected with internet facility, and it can enable
computer learning for 20 students at a time. This moving computer training
institute would be travelling through urban as well as rural areas of the
district. According to deputy commissioner, Rotary
Club of Faridabad Sanskar has agreed to bear the expenses of the bus driver,
conductor, computer trainer and the fuel cost.
In order to comply 'E-Vidyavahini' with the' Digital India mission' of Prime Minister
Narendra Modi, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the deputy
commissioner Faridabad Amit Kumar Agrawal in the capacity of president District
Red Cross Society and Gopal Kukreja, president Rotary Club of Faridabad Sanskar.The agreement was about the running of a
'Digital Literacy Bus-E-Vidyavahini' that was dedicated to the people by Haryana
chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on September 5. An amount of Rs 35 lakhs was invested in preparing
the bus and getting it on road. If all goes well people of Faridabad and its nearby
districts will become tech savvy soon enough.