Education Fair-cum-Career Guidance Expo by LOTE

Port Blair
16 Apr 2018

Living On The Edge (LOTE) in collaboration with Edugenesis Consultancy Services Pvt Ltd, Chennai organised a Education Fair-cum-Career Guidance Expo 2018 at Govt Girls Sr Sec School here last Saturday. The Education Fair was inaugurated by Mrs. Baby Farida, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman. In the evening, the Career Guidance Expo was inaugurated by Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, Member of Parliament, Andaman & Nicobar.
The expo was organised at Govt. Sr Sec School, Wimberlygunj from 1:30 pm on Sunday. Mr O. Bashir, Pradhan Gram Panchayat Manarghat was the chief guest, while Mr M. K. Sundaram, Zilla Parishad, Member, Bambooflat was the guest of honour. They appreciated the effort of LOTE to organise such an Expo in rural areas so that aspiring students gets an overview of the latest course in education, who wishes to persuade higher education in mainland. Sathyabama University, Dr. MGR Education and Research Institute, Apollo Engineering collage, St. Peter's Institute of Higher education, Rajiv Gandhi collage of Engineering were among the nine other institutions who have participated in the Expo. Nearly 400 visitors gained necessary knowledge and information on  the relevant subjects.
The A & N Islands were badly hit by the 2004 Asian tsunami, which was triggered by an earthquake off the Indonesian island of Sumatra that sent giant waves crashing into countries around the Indian Ocean. The Andaman Sea witnesses frequent quakes caused by the meeting of the Indian plate with the Burmese microplate along an area known as the Andaman trench.