Teachers' Day Special: Pranab Mukherjee to teach students today

In a special gesture, President Pranab Mukherjee will on Monday interact with students of Dr. Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya, President`s Estate, on the occasion of Teachers` Day.

Last Updated: Sep 05, 2016, 08:36 AM IST
Teachers' Day Special: Pranab Mukherjee to teach students today

New Delhi: In a special gesture, President Pranab Mukherjee will on Monday interact with students of Dr. Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya, President`s Estate, on the occasion of Teachers` Day.

Around 80 students of Classes XI and XII the school will attend the President`s class.

Special arrangements have been made to air the entire event live on DD (News) and DD Bharati Channels of Doordarshan from 10:30 am onwards.

The President's class will also be webcast live on the President of India website at webcast.gov.in/president/ and live-streamed on the YouTube channel of Rashtrapati Bhavan.

The first citizen of India will also address teachers from various schools of the Delhi Government on the occasion.

President Mukherjee will further receive the first copy of a booklet "Umang 2015" which will be released by Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia.

The President, who was a college teacher and a journalist before he joined politics in 1969, held a joint class for the students of the same school last year too.

With ANI inputs