“Self & Social” is the e-Space of Bishnu. Here Bishnu expresses his feelings, thoughts, views and shares his and others’ experience, information, knowledge, skills and ideas about Self and Social development. Bishnu is a development professional striving for a equitable, sustainable and better world.
I joined my first job in Regional Science Centre (RSC), Bhubaneswar, Odisha on 3rd Feb 1992.
I worked there for a year from 3rd Feb 1992 to 2nd Feb 1993 as an Educational Trainee.
I had completed B.Sc in Physics Honours from Utkal University, Odisha in Aug. 1991 but could not get a seat in M.Sc. as I scored only 67 % marks and also applied to only to three universities.
While preparing for Bank PO and other competitive exams. I got selected in RSC, Bhubaneswar.
As an Educational trainee I was teaching and guiding high school students in theory and models of physics. I was undertaking Mobile Science Exhibition (MSE), School Demonstration Lecture (SDL) and Gallery Model Guidance (GMG). At that time I was getting salary of Rs.1,400/- (one thousand four hundred rupees only) per month for the work in RSC.
I had covered many high schools of seven districts (Cuttack, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Puri, Nayagarh, Balasore, and Bhadrak) of Odisha with Mobile Science Exhibition Bus and guided thousan…
My mother (MalatiParida, 72 years), myself (BishnuParida, 40 years) and my daughter (ShubhraParida, 9 years) are belong to three generations. More than 30 years gap among us. We have lots of similarities and differences. Same time we share some common things like "LOVE & BELONGINGS".
Anoj Chhetri, India country head of United Nation Volunteers (UNV) visited Hazaribagh & Gumla district of Jharkhand on 13 & 14th May 2010. I accompanied him during the visit as State Project Officer (SPO) of GoI – UN Joint Programme on Convergence. On 13th May 2010 in Hazaribagh district he visited Kanchanpur village and interacted with women SHG members. In the district headquarter he discussed with District Planning Officer (DPO) and UN district team members (District Facilitator & District Support Officer).
On 14th May 2010 he visited Gumla district, discussed with District Planning Officer (DPO) and UN district team members (District Facilitator & District Support Officer) in DPMU (District Planning & Monitoring Unit) office. He visited “Jhargoan” the model convergence village and interacted with women SHG members and community leaders. He met beneficiaries of DRI (Differential Rate of Interest) scheme of Bank in a slum and also in a programme organized by Punj…
I & my wife Matanjali celebrated our 13th marriage anniversary in a simple way on 8th May 2010 in our Ranchi (Jharkhand) house. My daughter Shubhra and sister-in-law Puspanjali organized the cake-cutting programme.