Shri V.S. Kokje, Governor stressed upon the need for proper planning for sustainable development in Bio Tech, Information Technology, Industry and Tourism sectors in the state.
He was speaking in the Valedictory Session of National Seminar on â€œStrategy For Sustainable Development of Himachal Pradesh With Special Focus On Industry, Tourism, Bio-Tech and I.T.â€ organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry, Himachal State Council and Institute of Management Studies, H.P. University Shimla here today.
Shri Kokje said that job oriented education should be imparted in universities and educational institutions so that unemployment could be reduced. He said that in order to increase the effectiveness of such initiatives, the institutional mechanism of the universities should become pro active and interact with private sector to update the curriculum and even the teaching methods to meet their requirements of human resource from the State.
Shri Kokje also said that the educational institutions and various industrial associations should contribute towards the emergence of a competitive workforce and added that such Seminars should be a continuous effort as they go a long way in bringing together a galaxy of intellectuals who can work for the solution driven recommendations for overall development of the State besides meeting the targets set for economic growth.