GUWAHATI, Sept 4 - Along with the rest of the country, Teacher�s Day, commemorating the birthday of former President of India Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, will be celebrated across the State with great enthusiasm tomorrow.
In Guwahati too, elaborate plans have been chalked out in the schools and colleges to celebrate the day and thank the teachers for their valuable contributions in shaping the future of their students.
Along with different thanks giving programmes, cultural events are organised on the occasion where both students and teachers take part.
Meanwhile, Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi has greeted the teaching fraternity of the State on the occasion of Teacher�s Day.
In a message today, Prof Mukhi said, �As a mark of respect to the immense contributions of our teachers, we celebrate Teacher�s Day. Since Teacher�s Day is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of former President of India Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, we should all pay our reverence to this great soul and work to emulate his ideals for building the country of his dreams.�
He further said, �Teachers are pillars on which the entire society revolves. So the quality of a society to a great extent depends on our teachers. On the occasion of Teacher�s Day, besides paying my deep sense of gratitude to the selfless service of the teachers, I appeal to the teaching fraternity to take the responsibility of building our society perched on high moral groundings and a strong feeling of mutual and harmonious coexistence.�