Srinagar: First time in Mawar valley, more than 200 students took Career Counselling in one convocation; Naugam brigade had organised ‘Pragati aur Pramarsh 2022’.
The Naugam brigade organised career counselling convocation ‘Pragati aur Pramarsh 2022’ workshop for the students of the Mawar valley, Kupwara district region under the patronage of Brigadier A K Bora commander 17 Infantry Brigade.
Large number of students from Army Goodwill School (AGS) Naugam, government school Naugam, Government High school Sanzipura and many other students attended the workshop through Google Meet.
Students mainly from rural areas participated in the event wherein the coordinator Professor Gagan Suri and Professor Taru Mehen took sessions on future career options with respect to individual streams, independent opportunities and entrepreneur options available to the students.
The workshop lasted for more than three hours which included questions and answer sessions with students and teachers.
As part of a bigger outreach program to make the youth be aware about their career options for future, which is presently lacking in the rural areas of Kashmir, the Indian Army had hired professionals (Gagan Suri and Taru Mehen) from Dehradun who have more than 20 years of experience in professional career counselling and in the fields of IIT, JEE, NDA, NTSE and various other competitive examinations.
The team of counselors was elated to see that students in such great numbers had turned up for the workshop and quoted that equal guidance and career opportunities should be provided to students in each part of the country.