PM Narendra Modi Interacts With Students On The Eve Of Teachers’ Day

Highlighting the importance of the role of a teacher in shaping lives of students, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, “Students are the identity of a teacher.” “A mother gives birth to a child, while the (guru) teacher gives life (jeevan),” he said addressing a function here on the eve of Teachers’ Day. Modi told students and teachers that sometimes people ask him that why does he spends so much time with them. “If a doctor saves someone’s life, his photo is published in a newspaper. But if a teacher makes a hundred doctors, he is hardly recognized. Teachers’ Day is to recognize and honour them,” he said, adding, “There must have been a great teacher behind every great doctor, engineer, scientist.” – See more:  http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/students-are-the-identity-of-a-teacher-says-pm-modi-on-the-eve-of-teachers-day/#sthash.bQcaybgj.dpuf

Highlighting the importance of the role of a teacher in shaping lives of students, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, “Students are the identity of a teacher.” “A mother gives birth to a child, while the (guru) teacher gives life (jeevan),” he said addressing a function here on the eve of Teachers’ Day. Modi told students and teachers that sometimes people ask him that why does he spends so much time with them. “If a doctor saves someone’s life, his photo is published in a newspaper. But if a teacher makes a hundred doctors, he is hardly recognized. Teachers’ Day is to recognize and honour them,” he said, adding, “There must have been a great teacher behind every great doctor, engineer, scientist.” - See more:  http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/students-are-the-identity-of-a-teacher-says-pm-modi-on-the-eve-of-teachers-day/#sthash.bQcaybgj.dpuf