New Delhi, Sep. 2, 2015: To mark the International Literacy Day celebration, 22 students of Class IX along with Ms. Prerna Bhushan and Ms. Sarita Sehgal went to Vigyaan Bhawan to attend a session on ‘Importance of Literacy’.
The function was presided over by Hon. President, Shri. Pranab Mukherjee and HRD Minister, Ms. Smriti Irani who shared the milestones achieved in spreading literacy to all parts of India and honoured the deserving candidates with awards.
They also emphasised on the other aspects of literacy that need to be achieved and incorporated in this mission, for e.g., financial literacy and women empowerment to make our nation strong, secure & self-dependent.