23 – 24 March 2017
School of Humanities
Postgraduate Department of English, School of Humanities, Jain University is organizing YUVA – 2017.
“YUVA”, an inter-collegiate literary and cultural fest, which includes both curricular and extracurricular events. It provides a platform for students of postgraduate courses to showcase their talent. Competitions like cooking without fire, Poster Making, Quiz Prelim, Academic paper presentation, Dance, Mad-ADS, etc., encourages the students to actively participate in the fest.
The occasion will be graced by the Mr. L.A. Ravi Subramanya, MLA Basavangudi, Constituency, and Smt. K. Ratnaprabha, IAS officer.
Mr. L.A. Ravi Subramanya was elected as a Member of Legislative Assembly, Karnataka from Basavangudi, Bangalore in 2008 and was re-elected with an overwhelming majority in 2013. He is a man of openness and unassuming style of inclusive leadership.
Smt. K. Ratnaprabha, IAS officer of Karnataka cadre and was also the first woman District Collector in Raichur and Bidar, Karnataka. She was also the first woman District Collector in Raichur and during her tenure, for the first time in the history of Karnataka; Devadasis were identified and distributed irrigated land for rehabilitation.
She was the first woman IAS officer to be posted as District Collector at Bidar, Karnataka and during this time, she took the literacy percentage from 3% to 80% of the literacy program.
She is presently working as Additional Secretary and Mission Director of National Mission for Empowerment of Women under the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India.