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AICTE HQ New Office Complex Inaugurated by Sh. Upendra Kushwaha, MoS (HRD)

The Newly constructed office complex of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) was inaugurated today by Sh. Upendra Kushwaha, Union Minister of State (HRD). 
•    Speaking on the occasion, the Minister of State stressed the importance of AICTE in cultivating technology for the transformation of India, especially the rural India. 
•    He wished that the AICTE in its best capacity fulfill the vision of our Prime Minister for transforming India through facilitating quality technical education for our youth. 
•    The statutory All India Council for Technical Education was established on May 12, 1988 following the passing of AICTE bill in 1987. 
•    First full time chairman was appointed in 1993 and council re-constituted next year in accordance with the provisions of the Act. 
•    The AICTE, was moved out of the Ministry of HRD Govt. of India into Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium complex at ITO New Delhi in 1994. 
•    Thereafter the office premises were shifted to Chanderlok Building Janpath New Delhi and partly to NBCC Building at Lodhi Road New Delhi and partly at Mayur Bhavan Income Tax Building Shankar Market Connaught Circle New Delhi. 
•    Now onwards, AICTE will work from the new Headquarters with increased efficiency to transform the technical educational sector of India.