P.C. Chandra Group hosted The Gyandhara Prokolpo, setting up knowledge centres in 10 more colleges from West Bengal
News Desk, News Nation 360: one of the iconic business groups from East India P. C. Chandra Group enters the fifth year of their Gyandhara initiative which aims at helping colleges to set up Knowledge Centres in their premises. The auspicious occasion was held at the Maple Banquets of P C Chandra Gardens and attended by renowned film director and vocalis. Anindya Chatterjee along with Prosanto Chandra, Joint Managing Director, P C Chandra Jewellers. The
Gyandhara Prakalpo, one of their CSR initiatives, was launched in 2015. A sum of Rupees 2lacs each were given away to 10 reputed colleges of West Bengal from Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Alipurduar, Jalpaiguri, Uttar Dinajpur, Malda, Murshidabad, Purulia, Purba Burdwan towards establishing The PC Chandra Knowledge Centre in their premises. The amount will be used for infrastructural development in these institutions in the form of either upgrading, renovating or building a library/science laboratory or buying new books/new laboratory equipment etc. Prosanto Chandra, Jt. Managing Director, P.C. Chandra Jewellers, told, the colleges are doing their best to provide good education to the students and it is their duty as a responsible corporate to help and support them. They believe that knowledge is like a garden; if it is not cultivated, it cannot be harvested. They are happy that they can be a part of knowledge cultivation in their own small way.
Pic: Krishnendu Kundu
Report: Anustup Kundu