Message of Honorable Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad on the occasion of Teacher s Day.



Raj Bhavan

Gangtok, Sikkim



       The Honourable Governor of Sikkim, Shri Ganga Prasad has extended his best wishes to all the teachers of the State on the occasion of Teacher s Day.


          In his message, the Honourable Governor said, “On the occasion of Teacher s Day, I pay homage to Dr. S Radhakrishnan who was a philosopher, academician and educationist."


          The Honourable Governor stressed on Guru-Shishya parampara which is characteristic features of our Indian culture and heritage.


          We are very fortunate and blessed as a civilization to have always had since time immemorial great Gurus who has led seekers of truth to their goal. Let us pray on this auspicious day that our Gurus continue to help and guide us individually and collectively in building strong nation defined by wisdom, peace and harmony.


          I congratulate Smt. Archana Gurung and Shri Lomas Dhungel for winning National Teachers Award 2020. Let us take the opportunity to convey our wishes to all our teachers, who have given impeccable contribution in shaping us."


          On behalf of people of Sikkim, the Governor called new "National Education Policy 2020" as visionary for bright future of country.