Give priority to duty, not rights : PM

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By Sarkaritel January 24, 2020 12:55

Give priority to duty, not rights : PM


New Delhi, Jan 24 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday stressed on giving priority to “duty” and not the “rights”.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with recipients of Rashtriya Bal Puraskar, here today. The awards were conferred by the President of India on 22 Jan 2020. The awardees will also participate in the Republic Day Parade.

Modi’s remarks came while addressing the recipients of Rashtriya Bal Puraskar, 2020. “We should give priority to our duty. How long we would give priority to our rights?

The 49 awardees are from various states of India including one each from Jammu & Kashmir, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh. The children are winners in the fields of art & culture, Innovation, Scholastic, Social Service, Sports and Bravery.

The Government of India acknowledges children as one of the most important partners in nation-building. Towards this end the Government gives these awards every year to recognize exceptional achievements of our children in the fields of innovation, scholastic achievements, social service, arts & culture, sports and bravery

“I feel proud that you are aware of your duty for the society and the nation,” the Prime Minister said.

Modi lauded the children of their excellent efforts in different fields, saying “I was surprised to see your works at such an young age”.

“I get energy and inspirations from you when I hear about your brave escapades.”

His statement comes amid country-wide stir over the Citizenship Amendment Act.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel January 24, 2020 12:55