On Sat 18th Aug 2012 Mayor Shri. Sagarji Naik Inuagrate Marathi Journalism course (MARATHI PATRAKARITA PRAMANPATRA COURSE) in Pragatee foundation’s Jui Nagar office. Course is designed and developed by Pragatee foundation mumbai and Navi Mumbai Patrakar Sangh jointly. It is first such type of journalism course implemented by any news association after Mumbai marathi Patrakar sangh. Mayor Shri. Sagarji Naik congratulated both the organization and promise to support in future for promoting such kind of employment opportunity potential program. Mayor shri. Sagarji naik insisted that such kinds of program are necessary to increase employment opportunities, apart from regular educational program among youngster. It will be helpful to get valuable jobs in student career. He explained that how journalism is playing an important role in our democracy. Journalism is one of the important pillar of democracy, he added. He wishes to implement this "Marathi Patrakarita Pramanpatra Course" in various parts of navi mumbai. Because he believed in one good reporter can change whole society. We need to develop good loyal reporter to develop good ethical society.
Course is of 6 months duration and 70% practical oriented rather than theoritical, President Mr. Kiran Rane explained during his speech. Mr. Rane also mentioned that Navi mumbai Marathi Patrakar sangh will certify the program and it is going to start from 1st sept 2012 onwards at jui nagar Pragatee career academy.
Program was organized by Pragatee Career Academy which is established by Pragatee foundation mumbai. There were other honorable guests who were attend this Inauguration event includes Shri. Shankar Pandit (Great Poet and author and also father of shri vikram pandit citi bank chairman), Local Cooperator shri Kashinath patil (Jui Nagar Sector 23), Dr. Bhaskar Dhatavkar (Ex-Director of Dept. of Archives Govt of MAH), Navi mumbai Marathi Patrakar Sangh's president Shri. Vikas Mahadik,Shri. Atul Mane and Secretary Shri. N.D. Patil, Jaywant Lokhande, Shri. Dharam veer singh Arora, and Pragatee foundation's President shri Kiran Rane.