APS Damana observes Vigilance Awareness Week
STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: On the occasion of Vigilance Awareness Week, Army Public School (APS) Damana organised an awareness programme on the theme ‘Combating Corruption – Technology as an Enabler’ to promote transparency, probity and integrity among students and staff of the school.
The Chief Guest for the occasion was Rajesh Bakshi, Chief Prosecuting Officer J and K Police who spoke on the topic ‘How e-Judiciary has helped in making court proceedings more transparent’.
He laid emphasis on the transparency and accountability of the system with corruption free functioning. He focused on the modernisation of world with e-governance, e-mailing and e-judiciary etc.
He stressed on carrying, managing and monitoring the problems in a crystal clear manner so as to deliver and receive justice. He also introduced the benefits of e-judiciary and how it has helped in making court proceedings more transparent.
Various activities like seminars, slogan writing and debates were also conducted within the School premises so as to create awareness in combating corruption.
A seminar was conducted on the topic ‘Effectiveness of e-taxation in making the system more transparent and efficient’ in which Loveneesh Kapoor, CA and Partner JRDS and Associates was the Resource Person. He delivered a lecture on the topic. The students of Class XI and XII participated in an enthusiastic manner. The NCC students marched in the nearby locality to spread awareness regarding the fight against corruption.