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Teachers' Day: PM Modi expresses gratitude to teachers for their contribution.


Manish K Singhal

New Delhi, Sept 05 (HS) : Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his gratitude to teachers on the occasion of Teachers' Day. He also paid tributes to Dr S Radhakrishnan.

PM Modi tweeted, “We remain grateful to the hardworking teachers for their contributions towards shaping minds and building our nation. On Teachers Day, we express gratitude to our teachers for their remarkable efforts. We pay tributes to Dr. S. Radhakrishnan on his Jayanti. #OurTeachersOurHeroes”

Teachers’ Day is celebrated across the country in the memory of Dr S Radhakrishnan, a philosopher-author and India’s second president who was born on September 5, 1888. His contributions to the field of education are exemplary.

The tradition to celebrate Teachers’ Day started in 1962 to honour Radhakrishnan and other teachers.

Hindusthan Samachar