UDHAMPUR- First meeting of newly constituted District Library Council was convened here today under the chairmanship of DDC, Dr Shahid Iqbal to discuss the project to develop District Library as a knowledge hub and provide 24×7 services.
The District Library is being established in collaboration with various departments, Banks and organizations.
Books related to competitive examinations, research, biographies, literature, law, engineering, science, humanities and core subjects of Graduation, PG, and specialized examinations will be a part of library. The library will also have books of Sanskrit, Hindi, Dogri, Gojri and other regional languages as well as on current affairs, General Knowledge arts and social issues. More than two dozen magazines and newspapers will be subscribed. District Library will also cater to counseling of candidates for various examinations of SSB and PSC apart from providing examination related services.
DDC, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary deliberated upon the plan and timeline for execution and launch of 24×7 library dedicated to public.
The meeting was attended by members of the committees including CPO Rakesh Jamwal, DTO Romesh Singh, ACD Joginder Singh Rai, CMO Dr Chander Parkash, DSWO Rachna Sharma, CEO Bishan Singh, DIO-NIC Anil Sharma, CEO-MC Udhampur K K Chalotra, Lead District Manager NABARD, Executive Engineer PWD, Principal GHSS Boys and GHSS Girls Udhampur, AEE PWD Udhampur, BDO Chenani and non official members of the committee.