As many as 1622 college students, together with 832 females and 790 males, from 2022-23 tutorial session had been awarded levels throughout the tenth convocation ceremony of Dr Shakuntala Misra Nationwide Rehabilitation College, Lucknow, right here on Saturday. Of them, 112 toppers, together with eight differently-abled (divyangs) college students, bagged 142 medals—89 by feminine and 53 by male college students. Amongst them, eight differently-abled toppers received 11 medals.
Governor Anandiben Patel, the customer of the college who presided over the convocation, offered the medals to the scholars and wished them shiny future. On the event, she additionally lauded the work completed by Padma Shri Kanubhai Hasmukhbhai Tailor, chairperson, Disabled Welfare Belief of India, Surat in Gujarat for establishing a college for individuals with disabilities.
Tailor congratulated the Uttar Pradesh authorities’s initiative to run a devoted college for individuals with disabilities. He mentioned there have been a number of state authorities which solely talks about doing good for individuals with disabilities however imparting larger schooling was the next-level work and a great service to divyangs completed by the U.P. authorities.
Tailor thanked the governor for extending her help to him when he began a small faculty for divyangs in Surat when Patel was schooling minister in Gujarat. He additionally thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for supporting his faculty, giving an enormous piece of land to ascertain a giant faculty for divyangs when he was the chief minister of Gujarat.
In his deal with, the Padma Shri awardee mentioned distributing tricycles and ration to divyangs was not sufficient. “By imparting schooling, one can remodel the lives of in a different way abled individuals. I look ahead to signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dr Shakuntala Misra Nationwide Rehabilitation College to begin a course for differently-abled college students graduating from my faculty in Surat,” he mentioned.
Lauding the college, Tailor mentioned he had not seen another college the place individuals with disabilities in such giant numbers had been getting larger schooling at a spot outfitted with particular services. He mentioned each state ought to an open college for divyangs.
Narendra Kashyap, U.P. state minister (unbiased cost) for Divyangjan empowerment & backward welfare, was additionally current on the occasion. Vice chancellor Prof Rana Krishna Pal Singh listed out the achievements of the college and talked about its future plans.
It was a second of satisfaction and celebrations because the toppers obtained their medals for excellence in teachers. The medal recipients sported a giant smile as they bagged gold, silver and bronze medals on the tenth convocation of Dr Shakuntala Misra Nationwide Rehabilitation College.
Happiness of visually impaired Ranu Tiwari, who handed his BA with 76.11%, knew no sure as he obtained Dr Shakuntala Misra Memorial Gold Medal. “It’s a enormous honour to get rewarded for arduous work that I had put in through the years. Lifetime of a visually impaired may be very tough. However with household help, I used to be in a position to overcome difficulties simply,” mentioned Ranu who’s visually impaired since start.
One other visually impaired scholar Shivam Sharma additionally obtained Dr Shakuntala Misra Memorial Gold medal for securing 79.90 per cent marks in visible impairment class in publish graduate in historical past. “I misplaced my eyesight once I was in school 3 because of some downside in cornea. My household took me to a number of medical doctors but it surely didn’t work. I went to authorities faculty for sophistication 10, 12 and graduated from this college,” mentioned Shivam who desires to organize for civil providers.
A few issues that had been widespread among the many three college students who obtained the chancellor’s gold, silver and bronze medals on the college. All of them did B Tech and had confronted main monetary issues however their household stood by them. The primary is Abhinav Tiwari who was conferred chancellor’s gold medal for securing highest marks in B Tech laptop science and engineering with 87.55%.
“I’m now making ready for GATE exams in order that I could get by way of IITs for M Tech. I’m glad with instructing normal of the college as academics listed here are very cooperative,” mentioned Abhinav who hails from Pratapgarh district. Speaking about his monetary downside, he mentioned his father labored as a supervisor in an organization with a meagre wage. Nevertheless, his household stood by him that allowed him to proceed along with his research.
Divyanshi Dutta, who handed B Tech electrical engineering with 87.54% marks, regretted lacking the gold medal by a whisker. “That is hurting that I got here so near gold,” she mentioned. She acquired placement with a semi authorities agency. She is going to later pursue M Tech and is making ready for GATE programme. “My mother and father had lots many monetary points however my household stood by me,” she mentioned.
Priti who goes by her first identify did her B Tech with laptop science and engineering with 86.51% marks. She too acquired placement with a non-public firm. She additionally confronted monetary issues throughout her research.