SRM Chancellor and MP Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar gifted 100 Computers to government run schools in Perambular constituency on the occasion of his birthday. He also launched planting of one lakh saplings reflecting his commitment to environmental protection.
The computers were received by headmasters of the schools at the T P Ganesan auditorium.
The event was hosted by SRM Tamil Perayam. It was presided over by Dr. R Balasubramanian, Pro Vice Chancellor. Also present were Dr. TP Ganesan, Pro Vice Chancellor; Dr. N Sethuraman, Registrar; Dr. C Muthuselvam, Director, Engineering and Technology and M Balasubramaniam, Director of Finance. Special guest for the event was filmmaker N Lingusamy.
M Balasubramaniam, Director Finance, announced the welfare schemes for SRM staff on the occasion. He said, “We have only provident fund as of date for our staffs and now we have come up with new scheme. Henceforth employees will have four benefits namely, PF, Gratuity, Life cover and National Pension Scheme. Now all the employees who retire from SRM will get these benefits.” To start with three families were handed over cheque for their service to the Institution.
As part of the Birthday celebration, one lakh tree sapling plantation initiated, 100 computers has been donated for Government Schools along with study materials.
On the occasion, free medical camp and organ donation drive, Eye donation and blood donation camps were also held.