The Institution of Engineers (India), Jharkhand State centre, observed the World Computer Literacy Day on 1st December, 2012 at Engineers Bhawan, Nepal Kothi Campus, Ranchi. Er. Chandrakat Raipat, Chairman of IEI, Jharkhand State Centre welcomed the august gathering and shared his experiences in gaining computer literacy in day to day life on regular basis. Chief Guest Er. T.K. Biswas, Head of IT Department of MECON, Ranchi expressed the necessity of Computer Literacy and enlightened the guests on future of Computer and Information Technology. Er. Biswas emphasized the importance of the computer literacy day as conventional literacy would not be enough, computer literacy would be key to deal with professional and personal aspects of life. Er. M.T. Pandian, Sr. Manger (IT-Services), MECON, Ranchi, the Guest of Honor in the programme, presented the theme “Good Computer Security Practices” followed by a Quiz to Ladies and Children. The presentation encompassed with information on various security measures to secure the data, information and hardware including wireless technologies from attacker and understanding the importance of IT Security. Er. Indranil Sen, Immediate past Hony. Secretary, IEI, Jharkhand State Centre proposed vote of thanks and the programme was convened by Er. K.C. Padhy of MECON.