Punjab

DC celebrates Children’s day with primary school kids

Punjab Tribune Bureau | November 14, 2019 04:58 PM

Jalandhar: The Deputy CommissionerVarinder Kumar Sharma on Thursday celebrated the Children’s day with the kids of Government Primary School in Mustfapur village of the district.

Sharma accompanied by Additional Deputy Commissioner (G)Jasbir Singh, Sub-Divisional Magistrate-2Rahul Sindhu, visited the school and greeted the kids on Children’s Day. The Deputy Commissioner also cut the cake during the visit and spent considerable time with them in the school.

The Deputy Commissioner told the kids about Children’s Day is celebrated each year across India on November 14, the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru, who was fondly called Chacha Nehru.

Addressing the gathering, he said that one should always remember his/her school days after completing studies and must contribute something for the society.

Sharma said that we must take care of our children and called them the future of the country. He asked the people to ensure each child in their village get access to the education as education is the key to the development of any country.


He said that quality education helps in shaping the destiny of the children in the right direction. Sharma said that the quality education would not only open new vistas of career for them but would also ensure their bright future.

Sharma also lauded the school principal for maintaining cleanliness and greenery on the premises. 

On the occasion, District Education Officer (Secondary)Harinder Pal Singh, SVEEP Assistant Nodal OfficerSurjeet Lal and others were present.

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