Shimla: Governor Kalraj Mishra today conferred State Awards upon 12 teachers and honoured one National Award winner teacher for the year 2019 in the presence of CM Jai Ram Thakur during the state level Teacher’s Day function held here today.
The Governor said that technical knowledge and its use was the need of the hour, however, was more important to maintain personal relations with sensitivity. He called upon the teachers to refine and encourage the talent of the children and inspire them to read books. He said that, on this auspicious occasion the teachers should have to take a pledge that they would make every possible contribution in creating a healthy and prosperous society and by continuously striving for it, we would be able to accept the views of the great educationist Dr. Radhakrishnan.
He said that the process of making good human beings should be the basis of education.The overall objective of development of children was to build a strong nation, so teachers have the obligation to imbibe moral values to the students.He also released a souvenir on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion,
CM Jai Ram Thakur said that education plays an important role to awaken the individuals about the rights and duties besides empowering the people to understand the working of the society.