Ramesh Pokhriyal extends greeting on Teachers’ Day

HRD Minister Ramesh

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Saturday wished teachers on the occasion of Teachers’ Day.

Taking to Twitter, Pokhriyal thanked teachers and wished them on the occasion.

“I wish all the countrymen on Teachers’ Day and salute all the gurus. Let us thank our teachers, counselors and parents on the occasion of Teacher’s Day, with whose blessings we have learned a lot,” he tweeted.

Teachers’ Day is celebrated across the country in the memory of former president Dr S Radhakrishnan, a philosopher-author and India’s second president who was born on September 5, 1888. His contributions to the field of education are exemplary.

Also read: Teachers’ Day: CBSE asks students to acknowledge teachers through messages

On the occasion of Teacher’s Day, the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind would be conferring 47 teachers finalised by the Education Ministry with highest teachers’ awards in the country.