Mysuru, August 25:- “The National Institute of Engineering is organising inter-collegiate competition Aakar – 2018 on August 31 and September 1,” said the head of the Department of Civil Engineering, Dr N Suresh at a press meet at Mysuru press club here on Saturday.
“MP Pratap Simha will inaugurate 5-km Aakar run on August 26 at 6:30 am. DCP Vikram Amte will be present. Fifty police officials will attend the event. Entry fee will be Rs 100,” he said.
“The event will be inaugurated at 9:30 am on August 31. C V Shashikumar of C V Association of New York will be the chief guest. Secretary of NIE G S Ramachandra, Dr K Ramachandra Rao of IIT Delhi, Dr Aravinda Krishnaswamy, Chethan Vishwanath, Dr Sudhir Kumar Barai of Kharagpur IIT and others will be present,” he added.
Exhibition on construction, photo exhibition, poster making, quiz competition will be held.
Principal Prof G Ravi, Dr K C Manjunath, Dr Ganesh Prasad, Nikhil Jagadish of Sankalp Groups were present. (MR/MN).