The President Ramnath Kovind has exhorted youth power in Madhya Pradesh to transform India into a developed nation from the developing nation.
The President Ramnath Kovind has exhorted youth power in Madhya Pradesh to transform India into a developed nation from the developing nation. He mentioned that the ideology in the interest of humanity develops which drifts with history. President Kovind appealed to the youth for cooperation in the development of the country with the ideology of humanity.
President Kovind was addressing the convocation function at Indira Gandhi National Tribal University in Amarkantak on Saturday.
The President presented gold medals and degrees to 11 meritorious students as a symbol. Degrees and gold medals were distributed to 1337 students and 130 students respectively during the convocation function.
Kovind said that India is the witness of that great tradition, where teacher like Chanakya wrote a great chapter of the Indian history through student like Chandragupta. We have to carry forward the same concord between the teachers and the students to establish identity of our cultural heritage at the world level.
Moreover, Kovind said that the convocation ceremony of any university is not just a function to honour passing out students but it is an opportunity for the educated, disciplined and committed students to devote themselves for the construction of society and the country. The convocation ceremony is not the end of the education but it is a beginning of responsible life. The President also narrated the stories of Einstein’s dedication, devotion and concentration to the students.
He said that it has been considered that spiritual conversation took place between the first Guru of Sikh Guru Nanak Dev and Sant Kabir at this place, which has also become the part of Gurugranth in the form of Bani later on. Kovind said that establishment of the National Tribal University is utmost helpful for over one crore tribal population dwelling in Madhya Pradesh.
The Governor OP Kohli said that most of the students of this university are from tribal community, which are conducting research on tribal art, culture and various natural herbs. CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that he was very happy to see the students and University’s family in Indian attire in the convocation function.