Nainital : IIT, Bombay has appointed Prof. Kamlesh Padaliya of Uttrakhand State resource person. At present, Prof. Padaliya is posted at Computer Science Engineering Department at Graphic Era Hill University, Bhimtal Campus. He is also a state coordinator of IT Society of India for Uttarakhand.
Prof. Padaliya stated that the project is a part of the National Mission on Education through ICT, MHRD, Govt. of India, to spread IT literacy all over India. However the main focus will remain on state, i.e. Uttarakhand. Besides, the whole initiative is centralized towards motivating and promoting Open Source Technology like: Drupal, Java, Linux etc. IIT, Bombay has authorized Prof. Kamlesh Padaliya to organize trainings and workshops, entailing the main focus of the project.
The whole Graphic Era family have expressed their congratulations and wishes on his achievement.