Leading the way are the President of India Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi who tweeted their greetings. President Kovind greeted teachers across the country on the occasion of Teacher's Day. Prime Minister Modi saluted the teaching community who he said have a central role in realising the dream of a "New India."
Here are 15 tweets paying tribute to Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on Teacher's Day:
On Teachers' Day, I pay homage to Dr. S. Radhakrishnan & extend heartiest greetings to all teachers of our nation #PresidentKovind— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) September 5, 2017
On Teachers' Day, I salute the teaching community that is devoted to nurturing minds & spreading the joys of education in society.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 4, 2017
My tributes to Dr. S Radhakrishnan, an outstanding teacher and statesman on his birth anniversary.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 4, 2017
Teachers have a central role in realising our dream of a 'New India' that is driven by cutting edge research & innovation.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 4, 2017
Remembering former president and great educationist Dr. S. Radhakrishnan on his brith anniversary. He remains an inspiration to all of us.— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) September 5, 2017
A big thank you to all the teachers who have dedicated their lives in shaping young minds. Happy #TeachersDay— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) September 5, 2017
Happy Teachers Day To Everyone Who Is Rising By Uplifting Others !!!#TeachersDay— Vijender Singh (@boxervijender) September 5, 2017
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