Education minister Th Radheshyam on Thursday inaugurated the newly constructed six classroom of Pitra Primary School, Pitra and the three additional classrooms of the Ingourok Upper Primary School, Ingourok.
Speaking at the inaugural function, the minister expressed that for a society to progress, the children need to be provided with proper education. Betterment of education and health sectors are the main priorities of the government, he said. These two sectors are the most important since one shapes the future and the other protects the life, he further said. “These sectors are however, expensive and people belonging to economically weaker section who live hand to mouth can hardly afford it,” he added.
He said that the government is putting efforts to make these sectors easily accessible to the people. With a stand to provide a better education system and health service, this government is implementing ‘School Fagathansi Mission’ , ‘Chief Ministergi Sotharabasing-gi Tengbang ’(CMST), Chief Ministergi Hakshelgi Tengbang (CMHT) etc., he stated.
He informed that the School Fagathansi Mission was implemented to improve the quality, infrastructure and performance of children in the government schools. CMST and CMHT were launched mainly for the poor, needy and disabled people of the State, he added.
The classrooms have been constructed under ZEO – III Thoubal with funding from the department of Education (S).
Up-Adhyaksha Thoubal (ZP) T Nungshi Singh; ZEO, A Anilkumar Singh, officials concerned, headmasters, teachers, students among others attended the inaugural function.