Under the Umeed initiative of Utsaha-the Rural Marketing Fest of IIM Indore, a library was set up for the students of classes First-Eighth grade at the Government School, Janapav Kutti. The inauguration of the library took place on the occasion of Republic Day, January 26, 2017. Financial support and guidance for this initiative was provided by Professor Manoj Motiani, Faculty, IIM Indore. Mrs. Pattidar, Sarpanch, Janpav Kutti was also present on the occasion along with various dignitaries of the region.
Event started with the flag hoisting ceremony and guests speeches. The school students also gave a cultural performance which was well appreciated by everyone.
Excited about the new library, the school students thanked IIM Indore for its support and promised to be regular in their studies. This was followed by an informal interaction session between IIM Indore students and school students wherein importance of education was communicated to school students.
Kapil Yadav and Monika Pindiga, Coordinators, Umeed team of Utsaha said, ‘Our team will continue to help Janapav Kutti to improve in some critical aspects like education and employment.’
It was a very fulfilling experience on the part of the team members, being a part of the change in Janapav.