Directorate of Census department, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh conducted a one day Census data dissemination workshop for the students and Teachers of VKV, Itanagar on 18th Feb.2014.
Smt. Bharati Chanda, Joint Director for Census –Assam and Arunachal Pradesh took the class and explained the definition, objectives and uses of Census data for the progress of the country. She said, ‘Census is not merely a head counting, it gives valuable informations for planning and formulation of policies in 5-years plan and annual plan of Central and State Govts. It is also widely used by scholars, business people, industrialists, development workers and many more.
During her power point presentation she highlighted various data pertaining to Arunachal Pradesh. She appealed all the students, the future citizens of the nation to be aware about the importance of census and share the knowledge to their parents, brothers and sisters. Sri Utpal Sharma, Assistant Director of Census department was also present in the workshop. 80 students and teachers attended the workshop. All participants received certificates from the Department.