Goa Tourism Minister Manohar Azgaonkar on Saturday said that education is the greatest form of wealth which plays an important role in molding professional and personal life of each individual.
Speaking at felicitation function of meritorious students of HSSC of Government Higher Secondary School at Pernem in North Goa, the minister congratulated the meritorious students for excelling in exams and said that it was the hard work of parents, teachers and students that had helped to achieve 100 per cent result in the school.
The minister said students should also excel in field of sports and urged the students to try to catch up with the latest technology in this competitive world.
Azgaonkar also assured that government would provide facilities that were presently lacking in the institutions.
The teachers were also awarded by the management for their efforts in achieving success in the HSSC examination.
Also present on the occasion were Subhash Mandrekar, Headmaster of Government Higher Secondary School Pernem, PTA President Jaganath Desai and other members of Parents Teacher Association.