HP CM inaugurates Technology Innovation Hub at IIT Mandi
MANDI [Maha Media]: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday inaugurated Technology Innovation Hub developed with an investment of ?110 crores at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi. The Chief Minister was presiding over the 12th Foundation Day programme of IIT Mandi held in Auditorium Hall at North Campus of the institute today.
"The IIT was making its valuable contribution to the development of the Country and the welfare of humanity and expressed hope that the IIT would continue to contribute in Nation-building," Thakur said. "The State Government would extend all possible help to provide better connectivity and other infrastructure facilities in the institute," he said adding that the institution was a pride of the state," he said. Thakur said the institute continued its academic and research programs in digital and hybrid mode despite the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.