Lucknow, September 06: CMS organized grand 'Teachers Day Celebrations' today at CMS Gomti Nagar Campus II auditorium. The programme began with the lighting of lamp by the Chief Guest, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank', Human Resource Development Minister, Govt. of India, and garlanding of the portrait of the great teacher-philosopher, former President of India, Bharat Ratna Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. Adding to the luminosity of the occasion was the auspicious presence of Dr Mahendra Singh, Cabinet Minister, Jal Shakti Department, UP; Shri Brijesh Pathak, Cabinet Minister, Law and Justice, UP; Shri Ramapati Shastri, Cabinet Minister, Social Welfare, UP; Shri Satish Dwividi, Minister of State (Independent Charge), Basic Education, UP; Sri Sriram Chauhan, Minister of State (Independent Charge), Horticulture, Agricultural Exports, Agricultural Marketing, Agricultural Foreign Trade, UP; Dr Ashok Bajpayee, Member of Parliament; Dr Sarvendra Vikram Bahadur Singh, Director, Basic Education, UP; Shri Rajan Shukla, IAS, Principal Secretary, Political Pension, UP; Dr Roger David Kingdon, Educationist, UK and many other eminent guests. The Chief Guest, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' honoured the most deserving and devoted teachers of CMS, showering them with awards in cash and kind.
This year, 12 teachers of different subject comprising ISC (Class XII) and ICSE (Class X) were honoured as the Best CMS teachers. In ISC (Class XII) section, Mr Siddhartha Shanker Mishra, Computer Science teacher of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus II; Mr Manoj Kumar Saxena, Biology teacher of CMS Kanpur Road Campus; Ms Prerna Raj and Ms Indrani Chandra, English teachers of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus II; Ms Rudrawati Pandey, Hindi teacher of CMS Mahanagar Campus; Mr Anil Kumar Srivastava, Physical Education teacher of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus I were declared the Best CMS ISC teachers. Similarly, in ICSE (Class X) section, Ms Pinki Keshwani, English teacher of CMS Indira Nagar Campus; Mr Anil Pande, English teacher of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus I; Ms Aparna Singh, Hindi teacher of CMS Gomti Nagar Campus II; Mr Maninder Singh Bagga, Commerce teacher of CMS Mahanagar Campus; Ms Monika Malik, Computer Application teacher of CMS RDSO Campus and Mr Nakshatra Pandey, Physical Education teacher of CMS Aliganj Campus I were declared the Best CMS ICSE teachers. All these teachers were honoured with handsome cash prizes and glowing tribute for their efforts while their mothers and fathers were honoured ceremoniously on stage at the function.