Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology celebrated the 18th Annual Day on 19th February,2015. The event was graced by Chief Guest Smt Vanitha Datla – Chairman, Confederation of Indian Industry(CII) – Telangana and Guest of Honor Sri Raghava Avvari – Deputy General Manager, Human Resources, IBM Pvt Ltd.
Addressing the gathering, Smt Vanitha Datla urged Engineers to combine their talent and intelligence and become able leaders of the country. She also noted that engineers should not limit themselves to being job-seekers but also be job-providers and thereby become entrepreneurs. Sri Raghava Avvari spoke about the need for students to develop soft skills and career-oriented skills along with mastering the course subjects.
The Principal Dr.N Jandhyala Murthy presented the annual report followed by the felicitation of Merit students and toppers of each branch. Rankers of EAMCET and ICET were awarded a cash prize of Rs.35,000. Students who excelled in the field of sports-Cricket,Football,VolleyBall,Carrom,Chess,Throwball were also awarded.
The event was also attended by Smt Vani Gokaraju, Member of Gokaraju Rangaraju Educational Society, Prof P S Raju – Director, GRIET, Dr Y Vijayalata – Head of IT, Smt Archana Kalidindi, Coordinator of Annual Day.