K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering (KJSCE), Mumbai has started a Campaign for LGBT rights under its social initiative ‘Parvaah’.
Students will conduct workshops in association with Humsafar Trust, to clear misconceptions about the LGBT community, among students and people off-campus. They will perform a short play, to create awareness regarding LGBT, in various malls, metro stations and local stations. There will be a film screening pertaining to the LGBT community, followed by a Q & A session. The Parvaah team will also be organising a pledge signing by the students on campus.
It is one of the premier engineering institutes in Maharashtra. It has underlined a need for reforming and improving overall effectiveness of engineering education.