Katra, April 28
The 21st meeting of the Governing Council for Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Gurukul, Charan Paduka, Katra, was held in which the arrangements for the Shastri (Graduation) classes commencing from mid July 2017 were finalised.
Dr. S. S. Bloeria, Member of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and Chairman of the Governing Council for Gurukul, chaired the meeting. Prof. Vishwamurti Shastri; Ajeet Kumar Sahu, Chief Executive Officer, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board; Pankaj Gupta, Dy. CEO and Administrator of Gurukul; Dr. Arvind Karwani, Dy. CEO of the Shrine Board and Gopal Dass Sharma, Head Pujari, Bhawan, participated in the meeting.
After inspecting the ongoing work on the construction of Gurukul Phase-II, the Chairman and Members of the Governing Council advised for preparation of a detailed date wise PERT chart for each component of the Gurukul Phase-II so that all the required logistics are in place well before the start of the Shastri classes by mid of July 2017. In this connection, the meeting decided that faculty, staff and other wherewithal shall be ready in all respects by end of June so that the Gurukul Phase-II is operationalised by 1st July 2017. Dr. Bloeria emphasised the need for forming alumni association of the outgoing students of the Gurukul so that they remain connected with their alma mater, as the first batch of the students is passing out their 12th class this year.
Dr. Bloeria and Members of the Governing Council appreciated the laudable achievements of the students in academics and extra-curricular activities and emphasised the need for continuing endeavours being made to develop the Gurukul as a reputed institution.
Governing Council also finalised the draft Annual Report of the Gurukul for the year 2016-17.