Educational Department of Andhra Pradesh Government has took initiative to introduce a chapter on Ham Radio in the English textbook of 9th Class students. Apart from this, a lesson on Disaster Management has also been introduced in the same text book with a view to bring awareness in Disaster Management among students.
On the invitation of Smt. M. Geethanjali, M.A., B.Ed Principal of Sri Raghavendra Bala Kuteer English Medium School, Sattenapalli of Guntur District, “Ham Radio Awareness programme” was conducted by “Academy of Ham Radio’ Vijayawada. A Lecture cum power point programme with Ham Radio demo has been arranged to the 9th class students of that school. The Programme was also attended by the Principal & Teaching staff of the School. This programme has given good insight of Ham Activities which instigated many of the students to enter into the Ham activities to serve the nation at the time of Disasters and to develop their technical skills.