PRESS RELEASE 08-06-2010
INDIA DEVELOPMENT GATEWAY (InDG) IN MALAYALAM
“We should take care to reduce the gap between the rich and the poor”
– C.P. Narayanan
Thiruvananthapuram: ‘Knowledge is the Power and the ICT revolution is a welcome development, but we should take care to reduce the gap between the rich and the
poor’, said C.P. Narayanan, Political Secretary to the Chief Minister,Kerala and member, State Planning Board. He was inaugurating the one-day state level workshop at C-DAC campus Thiruvananthapuram on “Knowledge sharing for Rural Development in Kerala–India Development Gateway as platform”
The meeting was chaired by Padmasree K.Viswanathan, Director, Mitranikethan. Mridul Eapen (Member, State Planning Board), Dr.Rathan Kelkar IAS (Director, Kerala State Information Technology Mission), M. Jagadish Babu, C-DAC Hyderabad offered felicitations.
India Development Gateway is a Department of Information Technology, Government of India sponsored project. The workshop was conducted jointly by C-DAC, Hyderabad and Santhigram, Thiruvananthapuram and was attended by more than 100 delegates from various government departments and voluntary organizations. Sri R.Mohanachandran(Senior Director, C-DAC, Tvm) welcomed the participants, while L.Pankajakshan (Director, Santhigram) proposed vote of thanks.
L.Pankajakshan Dr. C. Kathiresan
Director – Santhigram Project Manager – InDG
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