Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik congratulated an upper primary school teacher from Koraput district who has been nominated to get national award on Teachers’ Day for his contribution to the noble profession.
Pabitra Mohan Dash, an Assistant Teacher at the Project Upper Primary School in Khataluguda in Boriguma of Koraput district, has been nominated by the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to receive award on September 5 from President of India.
Congratulating the teacher, the Chief Minister said that it is a matter of pride and honour for Odisha.
ଜାତୀୟ ଶିକ୍ଷକ ପୁରସ୍କାର ପାଇବାକୁ ମନୋନୀତ ହୋଇଥିବା କୋରାପୁଟ ଜିଲ୍ଲା ଖଟାଲୁଗୁଡ଼ା ପିୟୁପିଏସର ସହକାରୀ ଶିକ୍ଷକ ପବିତ୍ର ମୋହନ ଦାଶଙ୍କୁ ମୋର ଆନ୍ତରିକ ଶୁଭେଚ୍ଛା। ଏହା ଆମ ରାଜ୍ୟ ପାଇଁ ଗର୍ବ ଓ ଗୌରବର ବିଷୟ।
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) September 2, 2019
Dash is among 46 teachers in the country to be conferred with the National Awards to Teachers at a ceremony scheduled at the Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.