Shri Rajinder Singh Chib, Hon’ble Minister of Jammu & Kashmir at Sahyadri

Shri Rajinder Singh Chib, Hon’ble Minister for Technical Education, Medical Education and Youth Services & Sports, Jammu & Kashmir, along with his wife, graced Sahyadri campus with their presence today. As a special invitee of our Chairman, he was awed to see the growth of the Institute in a short span of 5 years which is highly commendable. He admired the layout, the building as well as the other facilities and infrastructure provided in the College.But above all, the Sports facilities including Students Welfare which he said “is of a very high order”. Addressing the Faculty and Staff of the College, he said that Sahyadri College would be second to none within the next 15 to 20 years mainly because of the quality of education being imparted to its students. He attributed this achievement to the highly qualified and trained faculty team and exalted the faculty team.

Shri R. S. Chib was born on May 15, 1942 at Mirpur, J & K ( now in PoK).  He is a B.E. (Electronics) from BITS, Pilani (Rajasthan) and a Post Graduate in Industrial Management from IISC, Bangalore.  He is also a MIE - Member Indian Institute of Engineers(India) and FIIETE – Fellow of Indian Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers.  He was commissioned in the IAF in 1963 as Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics) and served in various capacities for 20 years. He was also the part of 1965 & 1971 war against Pakisthan. He was awarded VISHIST SEVA MEDAL by the President of India in 1982.  He began his political career in 1984 serving the Government under different portfolios.