SRINAGAR: Minister of State for Education, Information & Culture, Ms Priya Sethi, today paid surprise visit to Islamia College of Science & Commerce here and took stock of its functioning.
Director, Higher Education, Dr Tariq Ahmed Kawoos accompanied the Minister.
The Minister inspected various departments and laboratories, including Commerce, Computer Science, Zoology, Botany, Physics, Business Administration, Smart Class, library, administrative block, Botanical Garden and obtained first hand information about the functioning of these establishments.
The Minister also checked the attendance register of faculty members and non-teaching staff and called for maintaining punctuality in the institution. She interacted with the Principal, faculty members and students and enquired about the functioning and facilities available in the institution.
The Minister was highly impressed by the Smart Class facility introduced in the College and called for optimum use of modern technology to keep the students abreast about the educational activities world around.
Expressing satisfaction about the functioning of the College, the Minister impressed upon the Principal and other faculty members to put in their best efforts to make this premier institution one of the best knowledge hub and extra-curricular activities in the State.
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