Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday extended his warm greetings to the teaching community of Goa on the eve of the 57th Teachers’ Day.
The Chief Minister, in his message, said, “September 5th is the birthday of late Dr S Radhakrishnan, our former President, who was a highly learned and distinguished teacher, besides being a renowned educationist and philosopher. While celebrating Teachers’ Day, we respectfully pay homage to him and recall the monumental role played by teachers as builders of the Nation.”
“Since time immemorial, the teacher has been revered as a role model who shapes the lives of young and budding students, and gives them the light of knowledge and ignites their minds. On this day, all our teachers should strive to achieve the best for their students and society,” he said appealed the teaching community of Goa to draw inspiration from Dr S Radhakrishnan and discharge their duties with renewed sense of dedication and commitment.
“I extend my greetings and felicitations to all the teachers of the State of Goa and wish them all success,” the Chief Minister said.