Centre of Advanced Study(UGC) Department of Geography, Panjab University Chandigarh in collaboration with Indian National Cartographic Association (INCA) Chandigarh Chapter organised first ever Map Quiz for Post Graduate Students (M.A. Disaster Management, and Masters in Remote Sensing & GIS) of Department of Geography , and Panjab University, Chandigarh on April 15 , 2019 at 10 am.
Prof Gopal Krishan and Prof Surya Kant Former Presidents of INCA were present.
Sh Prashant Kumar Director Survey of India Chandigarh & Chairman ,INCA Chandigarh Chapter and Sh OP Sarna Secretary INCA Chandigarh Chapter informed students about INCA and it’s activities.
The objective of this Map Quiz is to popularise the awareness and application of topographical maps, satellite imageries, GIS and GPS. Indian National Cartographic Association Hyderabad sponsored this event and Survey of India Chandigarh provided all logistic support.
110 students of Geography, Remote Sensing and GIS and Disaster Management were registered and 88 wrote the exam. The winners will be awarded at International Conference of INCA
INCA Chandigarh Chapter is really thankful to Survey of India and NRSC/ Adrin for their timely help.
The Pics of the Events as as given below: