District Mansa has added yet another feather in its cap with its teachers bringing in honors for the area. On the occasion of Teachers' Day today, one teacher of Mansa was honored with a national award, while eight teachers were conferred with state level awards.Congratulating the achievers for proving their mettle, Deputy Commissioner Mansa Mrs Apneet Riyait stated that the President of India Mr Ram Nath Kovind honored teacher Amarjit Singh at Delhi with a national award, while eight other teachers of district were honored by the Minister for Education, Government of Punjab, Mr Vijay Inder Singla at Mohali.She said that after putting international and national awards in its kitty at the sports front, the district as taking long strides in the area of education too.Mansa's teacher Amarjit Singh, who works as a science teacher at Government Senior Secondary School Ranghrial, was honored with citation and national award.He has been teaching for the past 13 years and working towards building smart schools and producing better results.
He is member of Core committee for Smart Schools and also the coordinator for Building and Learning Aid (BALA). He not only converted the all schools, where he had been posted, into smart schools but even the number of students increased during his tenure. For this he has already been honored with a state award. He has been honored thrice by the district administration and once by the Education Minister Punjab in year 2016.Besides this, eight teachers were conferred with state awards by the Education Minister Mr Vijay Inder Singla. The eight honored teachers include principal Ashok Kumar from Government Senior Secondary School Kotra Kalan, Mr Parwinder Singh head teacher Government Primary School Gharangana, Mr Gurnaib Singh ETT teacher Government Primary School Maghania, Jagjit Singh ETT teacher Government Primary School Musa, Mr Jagjit SIngh teacher Government Primary School Chahlanwala, Mr Makhan Singh lecturer physical education, Mr Satpal SIngh ETT Teacher Government Primary School Bachhoana and Mr Vaneet Kumar Singla SS teacher Government Senior Secondary School (boys).