Mangaluru, Sep 05 2019: MLA and former minister U T Khader highlighted the role played by teachers in shaping the students as good and responsible citizens of the land.
He was speaking after inaugurating the district level and Mangaluru South Zonal level Teachers’ Day celebrations at the Kudmul Ranga Rao Town Hall on September 5, Thursday. The function was organised by the DK ZP, Block Education officers Office. Education Department, State Teachers Welfare Fund and Students’ Welfare Fund.
S L Bhoje Gowda, MLC from Teachers’ Constituency who was the chief guest assured all out efforts on his part to solve the problems confronting the teachers’ fraternity.
Noted scholar Prabhaker Joshi who delivered the key note address, said teachers should constantly update their knowledge. He also suggested setting up of a Commission to redress grievances of the teachers. All efforts must be made to save Kannada schools, he urged.
ZP Member Janardhana Gowda, presided over the function. ZP CEO Dr Selvamani, District Kannada Sahitya Parishat President Pradeep Kumar Kalkura, DDPI Shivaramaiah and others were present.
A total of 21 teachers were conferred district level Best Teacher Award during the function.