KATHUA : Government Polytechnic College Kathua today organized Online Webinar on “Awareness on Cyber Crime” to create awareness among the netizens about the crimes of digital era. The resource persons for webinar were cyber-crime experts Mohammad Yaseen Kichloo, SSP Security, Civil Secretariat Jammu and Engineer Vikas Razdan, Cyber Warrior, Certified Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator, Certified Cybercrime Intervention Officer (ISAC), Cyber Security Analyst, an associate member of National Cyber Safety and Security Standards and J&K Cyberyodha, who shared their vast experience and information about cyber ethics, digital footprints and IT laws. The webinar was attended by the faculty and students of various Polytechnic Colleges of J&K.
The session began with welcome address by Principal Government Polytechnic Kathua, Er. Arun Bangotra, who said that Cyber Crimes have increased during Covid-19 and cyber security has become the main focus of deliberations because of the increased dependence on virtual world for learning. He advised the students to stay vigilant and follow necessary precautions to get rid of the Cyber threats.
Er Rishabh Gupta Lecturer, Government Polytechnic Kathua was the Coordinator who conducted the proceeding of the session and Ravi Kumar, Workshop Instructor presented vote of thanks.