Jalandhar October 6 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- As per the directions received from the DPI (C), a lecture on Cyber Crime was organized at Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar to celebrate Cyber Awareness Day under the able guidance of Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen. The Resource Person of the event was Mr. Gullagong, Associate Professor in PG Department of Computer Science. He apprised the audience of cyber awareness and said it is absolutely necessary to be all aware of it in the present era in which most of our work is online.
He cautioned the audience of their personal information like QR code, e-mail, etc. to be shared with extra precaution. He also told the audience that on the national level, October month of every year shall be celebrated as Cyber Crime Awareness month. He apprised the audience of IT Act 2000 and discussed about hacking, ransomware, general threats, etc. in detail. All the information provided by him was effective and eye opener.
In her address, Principal Dr. Ajay Sareen put light on the importance of cyber-crime awareness in the present era. She said this lecture conducted by Computer Science Department is an important step in this direction. Dr. Sangeeta Arora, Head of Computer Science Department expressed gratitude to Mr. Gullagong, the Resource Person. On this occasion, Dr. Anil Bhasin, Mr. Jagjit Bhatia, Dr. Jatinder, Smt. Savita Mahendru and Mr. Vidhu Vohra from the technical department were also present.