A new guest house and state-of-the-art sports facilities was launched at NIT Srinagar by the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu & Kashmir, Shri Manoj Sinha.The sixty years of journey of NIT has been worth praising. The first responsibility of institutions such as these must be how to offer support to solve the challenges prevalent in the society. The role of educators is to bring out the true expression inside learners and guide them to pursue in that direction. To awaken their feelings this is the most essential aspect of a good teacher, said the Lt. Governor. The Lt Governor said, we have left behind England and become the fifth largest economy in the world. The big changes that have happened in India in the last 7-8 years, on the basis of that around 86,000 start-ups are growing here and everyday around 10 start-ups are emerging. The numbers of Unicorns are rising, he said. India has always been a knowledge economy. When the world was not aware of surgery then India had precision equipment. Even in those times surgery used to take place in India, said the Lt Governor of J&K.