There is one more prestigious contribution Sri Sukhmani Institute of Engineering and Technology , Dera Bassi has given to the society. The co-pilot Gurchetan Singh Virdi of First Internation Flight from Chandigarh to Sharjah is the ex student of SSIET, Dera Bassi. He did his B.Tech from Sri Sukhmani Institute of Engineering and Technology Dera Bassi. Later he joined Air India in 2006. It is a proud moment for the college of Gurchetan Singh. He not only made his college and family proud of his achievement but he is also a source of inspiration for the young people.
Speaking to the media persons, Prof Avtar Singh Chairman expressed his heartfelt joy on this. He further added that he had established Sri Sukhmani Group almost 4 decades ago for the quality education of the students of this region. And he is quite happy and satisfied with the progress and career development of the students.