Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Sikkim student wins award

FROM Mizo Reporter

GANGTOK, Jan 21 – Vineet Kumar, a second year IT student of Sikkim Manipal University, won the award in the social work category for his nationwide campaign on spreading awareness of cyber crime.

He has conducted hundreds of cyber security awareness programmes in schools, colleges and banks.

The award comprises Rs10,000 Lenovo laptop and a trophy. “The objective of the award is to give young Indians a platform to showcase their ideas and achievements,” said Kal Raman, CEO of GlobalScholar.