Srinagar, Seven inmates of District Jail Kathua have completed the first 45 Days Crash Course in Computer Basics.The spokesman said that course was started some time back in District Jail Kathua as part of the reformative/ skill development activities of Inmates by utilising the services of a qualified (M.B.A) inmate as Course Teacher.
The Course focused on teaching the Basics of Computer including both theory and practical. A syllabus was thereafter designed for the course. The syllabus included Computer Basic Knowledge, Hardware and Software, Windows and Operating system and M.S. Word. Twelve (12) inmates were enrolled for the first batch. Nine (09) inmates appeared in the course end examination among which seven (07) inmates passed the course and exam.
The successful Inmates were awarded Course Completion Certificates by Superintendent Jail. Presently, another batch of Twelve (12) inmates are undergoing 45 days of Crash Course in Computer Basics.