Nehru Group of Institutions has been instituting Shri P. K. Das Memorial Best Faculty Award & Life Time Achievement Award from 2009 on December 15th of every year, remembering the birth date of the Founder Chairman Late P. K. Das.
Dr. B. Anirudhan, Principal, Nehru Arts and Science College, in his welcome address congratulated the winners whole heartedly. He introduced Adv. P. Krishnadas, Managing Trustee of Nehru Group of Institutions, Dr. P. Krishnakumar, CEO & Secretary of NGI, Chief Guest,Dr.M. P.Poonia Vice Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE) Government of India, New Delhi. & Guest of Honour Dr.R.K.Upadhyay IFS Principal Chief Conservator of Forests &head of Forest Force, Chennai. Dr.B.Ilango, Chief Jury, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathiar University.
Adv. P. Krishnadas, Chairman & Managing Trustee of Nehru Group of Institutions presided over the function. He congratulated the winners and encouraged the spectators to achieve the same in future. He insisted that the growth of this great institution lies in vision of his father, beloved Founder Chairman Late P. K. Das. He stated that the quality of NGI is in the hands of the faculty members. He also dignified the Guru is placed before even God.
Dr.M. P.Poonia Vice Chairman,All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE) Government of India, New Delhi was the Chief Guest for this award ceremony. In his address, he emphasized the purpose and scope for the teachers to upgrade their knowledge. He praised the great vision of the Founder Chairman Late P. K. Das and his strong will of starting the education institutions in those days and was emphatic that everyone should get visionary from great people.
Dr.R.K.Upadhyay IFS Principal Chief Conservator of Forests &head of Forest Force, Chennai was the Guest of honour in his address pinpointed that being a teacher one must transform the thought to action. he spoke about the importance of research stating that “everything is available in India and we should not depend on other countries for anything. The problem in India is that we are not giving importance to accountability of thoughts and ideas. In foreign countries faculties strive hard to maintain the consistency in their domain. Indian faculties should hone their skills to compete with the emerging global needs.”
Dr. P. Krishnakumar, CEO & Secretary of NGI, felicitates his wishes to the award winners and encouraged the faculty members to update their knowledge and qualification.
Dr.J.Rathinamala , Coordinator of the function proposed vote of thanks.