Teachers of Government Schools Honoured on Teachers’ Day


Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday honoured 100 teachers of government schools from across the state at a programme held at Jayadev Bhavan here on the occasion of Teachers’ Day.

A cheque of Rs 25,000 was given to each of them along with a citation highlighting their contribution.

The state government has also decided to provide free uniforms to all students in state-run schools across the state.

Apart from this, students of Class IX will be given free bicycles.