Ujjwal Kirti|Oct 20, 2021
- Teachers’ Day: 47 educators to receive National Teachers’ Awards today
Teachers’ Day: 47 educators to receive National Teachers’ Awards today
NEW DELHI: On the occasion of Teachers’ day, 47 teachers from across the country are set to receive the National Awards to Teachers given by the Ministry of Education.
President of India Ram Nath Kovind will confer the awards at 11 am today through a live webcast on the ministry’s website.
Education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ and minister of state (MoS) for education Sanjay Dhotre will also be present at the ceremony.
"The national level awards are given to teachers on Teachers' Day to celebrate the unique contribution of some of the finest teachers in the country and to honour those teachers who through their commitment have not only improved the quality of school education but also enriched the lives of their students," the Ministry of Education said in a statement.
On August 21, the ministry released the list of 47 teachers selected for the national award. This also includes two teachers from the differently-abled category.
The teachers were selected by an independent jury at the national level after reviewing a list of 153 teachers as shortlisted by all the states and Union Territories.
Here is the list of teachers who have been selected for the awards.
Manoj Kumar Lakhra, Teacher, Government Sr. Sec. School Bajghera, Gurugram,Haryana
Nardev Singh, Lecturer GSSS Biar, Biar, Bijhari, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh
Rajinder Kumar,Teacher, Govt. Primary School WaraBhaika, Wara Bhaika, Jaitu, Faridkot, Punjab
Surender Singh,Teacher, MCP School, Sarai Pipal Thala-II, Adarsh Nagar, North West Delhi
Kewalanand Kandpal, Principal, GHSS Pudkuni, Kapkote, Bageshwar, Uttarakhand
Geeta Kumari, Teacher S.K.S. Saruponi Maliyon Ka vas bandra, sar ka par bandra, barmer, Barmer, Rajasthan
Sindhu Prabhu Dessai, Principal, Government High School Malkarnem, Malkarnem, Quepem, South Goa, Goa
Mahipalsinh Sajjansinh Jetavat, Teacher, Shree Tidana Primary Scool, Tidana, Muli, Surendranagar, Gujarat
Prakashchandra Narbheram Suthar, Principal, Kanjeli Primary School, Kanjeli, Vadali, Sabar Kantha, Gujarat
Sanjay Kumar Jain, Teacher, GGPS Dunda, Dunda, Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh
Mohammad Shahid Ansari, Teacher, Govt. Higher Secondary School Khirsadoh, Khirsadoh, Parasiya, Chindwara, Madhya Pradesh
Akhileshwar Pathak, Head Teacher, Middle School Chainpur Bhaiswara, Chainpur Bhaiswara, Garkha, Saran, Bihar
Basant Kumar Sahu, Acting Head Teacher, Govt. Upper Primary School, Sarasara, Harabhanga, Boudh, Odisha
Tapas Kumar Mohanty, Teacher, Bhima Bhoi School for the Blind, BMC, Khorda, Odisha
Misha Ghoshal, Head Teacher, Dhanapati Toto Memorial High School, Totopara, Madarihat -Birpara Block, Alipurduar, West Bengal
Kalimul Haque, Head Teacher, Nepalipara Hindi High School, Labourhut, Durgapur Municipal Corporation, Paschim Bardhaman, West Bengal
Sunil Kumar, Teacher, Govt. Middle School Jakhar, Upper Primary Tikri, Udhampur, Jammu & Kashmir
Rooohi Sultana, Teacher, BMS Kashiporatailbal, Gulab Bagh, Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir
Sonam Gyaltsan, Head Teacher, Middle School Taknak Sakti, Kharu, Leh - Ladakh
Vikas Kumar, Principal, S D Inter College Meerapur, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh
Mohammed Ishrat Ali, Head Teacher, P.S.rajwana, Rajwana, Sultanganj, Mainpuri, Uttar Pradesh
Snehil Pandey, Head Teacher, PS Soharamau Nawabganj Unnao, Soharamau, Nawabganj, Unnao, Uttar Pradesh
Jyoti Arora, Principal, Mount Abu Public School, Rohini, B-8, North West Delhi, Delhi
Sangeeta Sohni, Teacher, Atomic Energy Central Schools No 4, Mumbai, Anushaktinagar, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Sapana Soni, Lecturer, Government Higher Secondary School Jeora- Sirsa Durg, Jeora Sirsa,Durg, Chhattisgarh
Saji Kumar VS, Teacher, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Mavelikkara, Alappuzha, Kerala
Sudha Painuli, Vice Principal, Eklavya Model Residential School, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
Chemmalar Shanmugam, Head Teacher, Kendriya Vidyalaya No.2 Jalahalli AFS (East), Bengaluru
Ishita Dey, Vice Principal, Tarapore School, Jamshedpur, Road No. 3 Agrico, East Singhbum, Jharkhand
Archana Gurung, Principal, Government Senior Secondary School Jorethang, Daragaon, Jorethang, South Sikkim
Lomas Dhungel, Teacher, Government Senior Secondary School Makha, Makha, Rakdong Tintek, East Sikkim
Rahul Sankar Chatterjee, Lecturer, Shillong Jail Road Boys Higher Secondary School, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya
Sanjay Das, Teacher, Tilabazar HS School, Tilabazar, Tripura
Goutam Dev Sarma, Teacher, Govt. H.S. and M.P. School Kokrajhar, Kokrajhar, Assam
Smith Kumar Soni, Acting Head Teacher, Govt. Middle School Bano (Project Girls H/S Bano), Simdega, Jharkhand
Nirupama Kumari, Teacher, Ram Rudra 2 High School Chas Bokaro, Chas, Bokaro, Jharkhand
Thankaleta Thankappan, Head Teacher, Govt LVLPS Chavara South, Kollam, Kerala
Madhu Babu Asapanna, Teacher, Z.P.High School Kasibugga, Kasibugga, Andhra Pradesh
Padma Priya Vummaji, Teacher, Government Nehru Memorial High School, Malakpet, Hyderabad
Yakub S. Teacher, Government High School Nada, Nada, Karnataka
Surekha Jagannath, Teacher, Government High School Bandarwad, Bandarwad, Karnataka
Dhilip S, Teacher, Government Higher Secondary School Sathiyamangalam, sathiyamangalam, Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu
Saraswathi R C, Head Mistress, Govt. Girls Hr. Sec. School, Ashoknagar, T.Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Narayan Chandrakant Mangalaram, Teacher, Zhilla Parishad Primary School Gopalwadi, Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra
Selvamuthukumaran Rajkumar, Teacher, Indira Gandhi Government High School Katterikuppam, Puducherry
Joshi Sudha Gautambhai,Teacher, Secondary School for the blind, Vastrapurahmedabad, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Sant Kumar Sahani, Head Teacher, Upgraded High School Kharmauli, Kharmauli, Bihar
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