George Victor, Vice-Chancellor of Adikavi Nannaya University, has announced that the biography of former President Abdul Kalam will be introduced in second year degree English syllabus from next academic year. The Vice-Chancellor made this announcement while addressing a meeting arranged in connection with Dr. Kalam’s birthday as chief guest.
P. Krishna Rao, Asset Manager, ONGC Rajahmundry Asset, was special guest. After cutting the cake, Prof. George Victor asked the students to dream for a better future as Dr. Kalam had advised them. The Vice-Chancellor described Dr. Kalam as a contemporary hero of the youth and said he hailed from a downtrodden section.
Mr. Krishna Rao said discipline, honesty and sincerity would keep a person high in society and intelligence and knowledge came second in this. Institutes like Kalam IAS Institute were producing gems in society, he said.
Ramgopal, executive director, said they wanted to produce at least 5 Civil Services toppers every year for next three years and 30 Group-I and a higher number of Group-2 toppers. MNS Kanakadri, Sri Sai Saraswathi Seva Samithi, participated.