Recognizing the invaluable contribution of teachers in shaping India’s future on the occasion of Teachers Day, CM Arvind Kejriwal and Dy CM Manish Sisodia conferred the prestigious Delhi State Teachers Award, 2017 to 91 teachers in a glittering ceremony organized by the AAP government at Thyagraj Stadium today.

CM Kejriwal and Dy CM Manish Sisodia welcomed

Watch Education Minister Manish Sisodia’s speech on the occasion:

Manish Sisodia यांनी वर पोस्ट केले मंगळवार, ५ सप्टेंबर, २०१७

CM Arvind Kejriwal also addressed the awardees and the audience. The Chief Minister Said that teachers are the torch bearers of knowledge and they shape and carve the future of the nation:

State teachers award 2017, Thyagraj Stadium, Delhi

تم نشره بواسطة ‏‎Arvind Kejriwal‎‏ في 5 سبتمبر، 2017

Apart from honouring 91 teachers which included 8 Head of School 58 Government Teachers, 19 private School teachers, 1 aided school teachers, 13 MCD school teachers for their invaluable services rendered towards nurturing of the young generation, 02 special awards were also given for appreciation and special efforts- 1st, Head of School, Ms Manisha for sensitively and comprehensively handling the Gas leak case in Tuglakabad was chosen and 2nd Sanskrit Teacher Shri Murari Jha.

Delhi government school children hosted the entire event

This year, the compering for the whole award ceremony was done by children themselves –showing their standard and confidence what they learnt.

The grand ceremony was witnessed with heart-warming performance by Voctronica apartfrom spectacular performance showcased by Prince Dance Group. The overwhelming cultural performance continued to reverberate and fill the stadium with music, as Rabbi Shergill soulful rendering captured the heart of multitudes present in the stadium.

Shri Kejriwal and Shri Sisodia awarded the teachers with shawl, memento, citation, cheque worth Rs. 25000/- each and congratulated them for their distinguished services and for their invaluable services of shaping our future.


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