New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the teachers of India who innovated and helped to continue the education journey of students during the period of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The PM greeted the teaching fraternity on the occasion of the Teachers’ Day on Sunday.The Prime Minister also paid tributes to Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, for President and celebrated educationist, to mark whose birth anniversary September 5 is celebrated every year as Teachers’ Day.
“I pay my respects to Dr. S. Radhakrishnan on his Jayanti and recall his distinguished scholarship as well as contributions to our nation,” Modi said in a tweet.
In another tweet, the Prime Minister said, “On Teachers’ Day, greetings to the entire teaching fraternity, which has always played a pivotal role in nurturing young minds. It is commendable how teachers have innovated and ensured the education journey of students continues in the COVID-19 times.”