The State Archives Department has organised a three- day workshop for employees of various government departments in four districts for managing and maintaining their records. Mr. Kadannappally Ramachandran, Minister for Archives inaugurated the workshop. The Minister said that the records trace the history of a country so measures should be taken to preserve and protect them. Every employee should recognise its importance and the need for its preservation.
Mr. V. Karthikeyan Nair, Director, State Institute of Languages, who delivered the keynote address, pointed out the need of computer literacy in this fast growing digital world. Mr. K. Muraleedharan, MLA, Mr. P. Biju, Archives Director, Mr. Reji Kumar, Archaeology Director and Mr. Palayam Rajan, Corporation Councilor also spoke.