ITANAGAR, Nov 13: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brigadier (Retd) Dr. B.D. Mishra has extended greetings to the children of the state on the occasion of Children’s Day, which commemorates the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru.
The Governor, in his message said, ‘today’s children are the hope to keep the torch of the national aspirations flashing.
This day is also a reminder to every citizen, every parent and guardian of their inalienable obligation to provide best health and education opportunities for their children. Let us, as a society, resolve today to offer equal opportunity to each and every child to excel in life’.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Pema Khandu in his message has called for abolition of child labour.
‘On this special day dedicated to our children, let’s pledge that we will not curtail the rights every child deserves and provide them an atmosphere where they can grow at their free will. Let’s handhold them but not dictate and once and for all let’s pledge to abolish child labour,’ Pema said. (PRO to Governor/ CMO)