Jalandhar April 4 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Institution Innovation Council of Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar is known for innovations. Under the able guidance of Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen, students participated in SMART India Hackathon-2022 which was organized to enhance the innovation streak among potential innovators and promising scientists and to further establish the idea-sharing, effective collaboration and creativeness driven by enthusiasm towards a shared goal. Smart India Hackathon-2022 is a nationwide initiative to provide students a platform to solve some of the pressing problems we face in our daily lives, and thus inculcate a culture of product innovation and a mindset of problem solving.
Talented youngsters from HMV offered out-of-the-box solutions to various problems like water pollution, reinventing Indian culture, e-commerce, various helping aids for persons with disabilities and mental problems, energy conservation etc. A number of students from various streams participated in the hackathon. Ideas of teams WeEvolve, WaterPhi, My Digi Yatra, Dharma Chanters, Alert Tech were specially appreciated. The role of jury was played by Mrs. Navneeta, Dr. Minakshi Duggal Mehta, Mr. Ashish Chadha and Mr. Rishabh Dhir.
Dr. Anjana Bhatia, Incharge Innoovation Council remarked that the theme of this hackathon was “No problem is too big… No idea is too small”. She further said that this idea hackathon was organized to provide solutions to various Problem statements submitted by Central & State Ministries, Departments, PSUs, Industries & NGOs etc on the Smart India Hackathon portal. Gauri Jindal, Diksha, Mehak Bhatia, Deepali, Harshita, Palak Rana, Sehajdeep, Palak, Jasleen, Manpreet, Muskan, Massarat, Aksriti, Navreen, Khusboo were chosen for idea submission. Principal Dr. Ajay Sareen congratulated the participants and said that such endeavours stimulate the innovative minds and help build a more creative society and nation.