New Delhi, Aug 12 (PTI): The training ministry will work with the protection ministry to incorporate tales of valor of India’s troopers within the final 75 years into faculty curriculum and textbooks, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan stated on Friday. “To strengthen the sense of ‘duty in the direction of the nation’ from an early age, the training ministry in session with protection ministry may also work to incorporate the valor of our troopers and India’s veer gatha within the final 75 years into the varsity curriculum and our textbooks,” Pradhan stated.
He was addressing the gathering on the awards ceremony for 25 winners of the “Veer Gatha” contest (Tremendous 25) right here.
Veer Gatha, one of many initiatives launched as part of the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav‘ was organized to encourage and unfold consciousness amongst youngsters in regards to the gallant deeds and sacrifices of the Armed Forces.
Within the nationwide contest held between October 21 and November 20, 2021, greater than 8.04 lakh college students from 4,788 colleges had been inspired to share inspirational tales via essays, poems, drawings and multimedia displays.
After a number of rounds of analysis, 25 college students had been chosen and declared as “Tremendous 25”.
“Tremendous 25 and Veer Gatha Mission has introduced out younger India’s patriotism and respect for our heroes in essentially the most artistic methods. It’s an try in the direction of growing robust patriotic fervour and a way of gratitude in the direction of our bravehearts,” the minister stated.
“The training ministry will quickly develop an institutional mechanism for awarding educational credit for certificates acquired below this initiative,” he added.
The training minister additionally steered that the competition be renamed as “Sena Tremendous 25” within the honor of the nation’s troopers.
“This time Tremendous 25 was performed amongst 8 lakh college students throughout 5,000 colleges and we’ll work to take this initiative to all colleges in India and to over 1 crore college students going ahead,” he stated.
In the meantime, Union Protection Minister Rajnath Singh stated when he was going via the entries for the Tremendous 25 contest, he realized that youngsters from throughout the nation are “tied with the identical thread of patriotism”.
“After I go amongst youngsters, I expertise and dwell ‘current’ and ‘future’ on the identical time. No matter you may have written about our courageous troopers, I’ve tried to know and perceive it. I’m certain that whoever sees your entries could be fortunately stunned that our youngsters are so artistic,” he stated.
“After I was going via the entries, I spotted that whether or not that youngster is from north India, south India, east India or west India, everyone seems to be tied with the identical thread of patriotism,” he added.