Punjab government on Monday banned admission process in 23 private ITIs affiliated with National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT) that lacked basic standards of functioning as vocational training centres and has forwarded their case for cancellation of their affiliation to DGET.
Punjab’s Technical Education and Industrial Training minister Anil Josh said that admission has been temporarily stopped in 23 NCVT affiliated Private ITIs and notice has been given after deficiencies pointed out by the Principals/Inspecting Officers regarding poor training standard, shortage of Machinery/Equipment/Staff and Shifting of Building etc.
He said that the private ITIs whose admission has been temporarily stopped are Guru Gobind Singh ITI Vill. Ubhewal, Sangrur, Mata Gujri ITC Patran, Malwa ITC Mandi Harji Ram, Malout , Sri Mukatsar Sahib Kalgidhar ITC Malout, Bibi Bhani ITC, Moga, Guru Nanak Dev ITC, Model Town, Phase-2, Bathinda, Maharishi Vishwamitters ITC, Street No. 20, Bathinda, Sahibzada Ajit Singh ITC, Near Truck Union Bhagta Bhai Ka, Tehsil Phul, Distt. Bathinda, Dabwali Private ITI, Talwandi Sabo, Distt. Bathinda, DPD ITC Zira, Zira, Distt. Ferozepur, Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji Pvt. ITI, Sangat Kenchiya, Main Dabwali Road, Distt. Bathinda, Guru Kanshi Institute of Vocational Training, Talwandi Sabo, Bathinda., Kartar ITC, Vill. Bohra Kalan, Distt. Patiala, Guru Gobind Singh ITC, VPO Bhaini Bagha Distt. Mansa, New Angel ITC, Saini Complex, Zirakpur, New Era ITC, Friends Enclave, H.No 63-A, Chandigarh Road, Kharar. Sant Farid ITC, C-128, Phase-8, Mohali., GTB Private ITI Bathinda road Tapa, Distt. Barnala. GTB Institute of Industrial Training, Bhadaur Distt. Barnala, S.D. Pvt. ITI Moga, Moga, Gurukul Private ITI, Sherpur Katron road, Distt. Sangrur, Techno Private ITI, VPO Chhappion wali, Distt. Muktsar Sahib. Guru Teg Bahadur Pvt. ITI, Mansa Road, Distt. Bathinda.