Monday, January 14, 2013

Toppers In Engineering Education Award

Dr. Naveen Prakash, receiving the TOPPERS IN ENGINEERING EDUCATION award on behalf of Dr. O.P.Bhalla at Eros Continental, New Delhi

Dr. O.P.Bhalla was conferred the TOPPERS IN ENGINEERING EDUCATION award by Business Sphere for the best infrastructure in Manav Rachna College of Engineering. In a glittering ceremony held at Eros Hotel, Nehru Place, Union Minister K. Suresh gave the award. Due to his busy schedule, Dr. Bhalla was unable to personally receive the award and Dr.Naveen Prakash received the award on his behalf. Minister of State Mr. Haroon Yousuf was the guest of honour. At this ceremony, outstanding contributions made by industrialists, both SME and large scale, eminent doctors, companies in the manufacturing and services sectors were honoured in recognition of their outstanding contributions. Mr. K. Suresh, in his felicitation address, appreciated the important role being played by the awardees in promoting excellence in their respective fields. Regarding engineering education, he highlighted that the number of engineering colleges in the private sector cater to more students than the government sector does. Mr. Haroon Yousuf spoke about the emergence of the National Capital Region as a major economic hub of the country, and also, as a centre for education. He commended all awardees for their contribution to excellence in their specific fields.