Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly, Pratapsingh Rane felicitated ex-students of of Shri Mallikarjun High School, Canacona who have achieved distinction in their field of work. The function was held to mark the 88th Foundation Day of the school on Wednesday. Those felicitated Dr. Jiblo Gaonkar, Wing Commander Shripad M.D. Desai, Dr. Pramod Kinnerkar, Dr. Chandrakant Nagarsenkar and Dr. Pratap Desai.
Speaking on the occasion Rane congratulated the management for felicitating these ex-students of the school who have excelled in their respective fields. He also advised the students follow the footsteps of these personalities to make their future bright.
Rane further in his speech said educational institutions play a vital role by providing innovative ideas to meet the objectives of the students and Shri Mallikarjun School is one of the example of the same, he added.
He also said that education was most essential for overall development of children and advised the student community to strive hard with dedication to pursue excellence in education. He said, apart from imparting of quality education there is a need to create work culture among the students so that they can be prepared to face the challenges of modern world. Rane also suggested to the management to open vocational stream in the school. Seven Teachers of the School were also honoured.