Ham Radio training in Vijayawada
We are happy to share you a brief report on the Ham Radio training cum gathering of Hams which was successfully held in Regional Science cater on 24-5-15. About 60 students and other professionals of various fields have participated in the programme despite of inhospitable conditions due the extreme hot sun.
Kuthumbaka Ramesh who is a high court advocate by profession is also an active Ham Radio operator attended as a chief guest. He went to the neighboring country along with Ham Radio team carrying the HF &VHF equipment’s and antennas to ”Nepal” for providing Emergency communication network. He was cynosure among all speakers and his speech was central attraction to many of the Ham Radio trainees.
Mr. Ramesh and his team members have played a key role in providing Emergency communications network and they have established communication link to the rural villages of Nepal with the capital Katmandu by using Ham Radios Where communications badly damaged due to the Earthquake devastation. The much-needed services provided by Ham Radio operators K. Ramesh and his team was, received well appreciations from the people of Nepal and their Government. Their services well recognized by the officials of Indian Embassy of Nepal.
Mr. Ramana garu, Ex Head of the department physics of Sarada Degree College addressed students and narrated briefly, how his three sons benefited in abroad in their academic carrier being holder’s ham radio license. Mr. Prasad an active and senior Ham Radio operator exhorted the Engineering Students to take up this activity to improve their practical knowledge in electronics. He explained the all audience how Japan emerged in to a top Electronic country using their massive ham radio operator’s practical strength.
Chandana kedarish VU2JME were present though out the programme and issued participating certificates to all the Ham Radio trainees. He was instrumental in providing Ham Radio repeater and all other accessories for establishment of Ham Radio repeater in Vijayawada. All the Hams in and around of Vijayawada are eagerly awaiting for the day to see shifting of the repeater hill top of “Gunadala” which can transforms the capital area of Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada in to the Hub Ham Radio activities.