Monday, 30 January 2023

 

 

LATEST NEWS Targeted killings, bomb blasts testimony to deteriorated security situation in J&K: Rahul Gandhi DSSP expresses gratitude to Rahul Gandhi for his appreciation Fisheries Minister Laljit Singh Bhullar Releases Poster Of Various Government Projects To Promote Aquaculture In Punjab BJP committed to J&K’s inclusive growth : Devender Singh Rana Alone: Kapil Sharma To Release His Debut Song With Guru Randhawa On THIS Date Vigilance Bureau Arrests Two More Absconding Accused In Jalandhar Improvement Trust Land Embezzlement Case Aman Arora Visits Modern Vending Zone At Sunam For 2nd Time In A Week Punjab Police Crackdown On Drug Mafia Continues You just need to work hard enough to be a star one day: Sewak Cheema Will Make Punjab A Hub Of Sports: Meet Hayer Stay United With Eternal God For A Blissful And Contented Life - Nirankari Satguru Mata Sudiksha Ji Maharaj Congress’ silence over Art 370 exposes its inherent contradictions: Devender Singh Rana 158th Birth Anniversary Of Lala Lajpat Rai: Aman Arora Pays Humble Tributes To Punjab Kesari At His Native Village Dhudike New township on 1700 acres to come up in Ludhiana : Aman Arora Vigilance Bureau Arrests Absconding Accused In Jalandhar Improvement Trust Land Embezzlement Case 150 youth along with their families took a pledge to strengthen the foundation of BJP in the district DC Samba Anuradha Gupta discusses Rollout of Aspirational Panchayat Development Programme GDC Neeli Nallah hosts seminar on conservation of Himalayan Medicinal Plants DC Kishtwar Dr Devansh Yadav inaugurates Rs 12 Lakh PMEGP unit sponsored by KVIB DC Chairs District TB Control Society meeting Meet Hayer Conducts Surprise Checking Of PIS Players' Mess

 

Bharat Bhushan Ashu launches third phase of Punjab Smart Connect Scheme in Ludhiana

16553 Class XII students of Ludhiana Government Schools get smartphones under this scheme

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Ludhiana , 31 Dec 2020

Punjab Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Thursday, launched the third and final phase of “Punjab Smart Connect Scheme” in district Ludhiana by handing over smartphones to Class XII students of various Government Schools in the district.The Minister distributed the smartphones to students simultaneously via video conference with the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, who launched the last phase of the scheme in Chandigarh. During the launching, MLA Ludhiana (Central) Surinder Kumar Dawar, MLA East Sanjay Talwar, Punjab Medium Industry Development Board Chairman Amarjit Singh Tikka, Punjab Youth Development Board Chairperson Sukhwinder Singh Bindra, Ludhiana Improvement Trust Chairman Raman Balasubramaniam, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Varinder Kumar Sharma, ADC Development Sandeep Kumar, Senior Vice Chairman Punjab Large Industries Development Board Ramesh Joshi, MC Councillor Sunny Bhalla among other prominent persons were present.While addressing the gathering, Cabinet Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu firstly conveyed his warm wishes for a happy, peaceful and prosperous New Year 2021 to all the residents of the district.He said that with distribution of another 4944 smartphones in the last phase, a total of 16553 students of class XII studying in Government Senior Secondary Schools of district Ludhiana would be benefited under this scheme.

He said that the Smartphones would provide global connectivity and empower the poor youth who could not afford them. He said that in the present pandemic situation, these phones had assumed a bigger importance as they had become a necessity for education continuity. It was the money of the people of Punjab which the Punjab government was spending on advancement of the youth, he said.Bharat Bhushan Ashu said that he wanted Punjab’s students to be abreast with the latest technology which they can use effectively for their education, which leverages technology in a big way today. Gone are the days of chalks and boards, he said, adding that the Government schools, which had seen a major transformation over the past couple of years, needed to be supported through technological initiatives by the state government.Students expressed gratitude to the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh for the smartphones citing that they were unable to afford smartphones due to financial constraints at home but this initiative of the government has given a new impetus to their desire to get an education.Meanwhile, the Lava company smartphones equipped with latest specifications including 2GB RAM with 1.5 GHz processor, 5.45 inches display size, 3000 mAh battery, eight-megapixel rear and five-megapixel front cameras with capacitive touch screen beside the Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, headphone jack, USB enabled OS-Android 9.0 phone will be compiled with all types of networks such as 2G, 3G,4G/LTE, VoLTE having ROM (Memory) – 16 GB, which is expandable to 128 GB.

 

Tags: Bharat Bhushan Ashu , Congress , Chandigarh , Punjab Congress , Government of Punjab , Punjab Government , Punjab , Ludhiana , Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee , Sukhwinder Singh Bindra , Punjab Youth Development Board , Punjab Smart Connect Scheme , #PunjabSmartConnectScheme

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2023 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD