Gurdaspur diary: HRA worldwide faculty rests its laurels on educational efficiency
HRA Worldwide Faculty is probably the one instructional establishment in the complete district which prefers to relaxation its laurels on the educational performances of its college students. All others are into the mad rat race of getting publicity in newspapers. Cause sufficient why when the Class XII ISC outcomes had been out, the varsity didn’t create a hype and hoopla over one among its college students, Navkiran Chauhan, attaining first place within the district. The lady made Gurdaspur proud by securing 98.5 per cent marks. In actual fact, there have been 11 college students who scored greater than 90 per cent, however Navkiran was the toast of the city. She aspires to be an IAS officer as a result of “in that method she will be able to serve her motherland”. Her efficiency carries all of the extra significance as a result of she didn’t take tuitions, whereas all others who bought much less marks than her, did so. Faculty Principal Suman Shukla believes that good training is the passport to the longer term, for tomorrow belongs to these individuals who put together for it at the moment. She mentioned, “In contrast to different faculties, we on the HRA imagine that the aim of excellent training is to not fill a scholar’s thoughts with info, moderately it’s to show them to assume. I usually inform my pupils that training is the one factor which no one can take away from you. Really, in my view, academics can solely open the doorways. A scholar has to enter himself. As a instructor your function in life goes past offering first rate training. It’s important to assume the function of a frontrunner, coach, information and above all facilitator of progress.” Shukla provides, “For college students who carry out beneath par or beneath my expectation, I usually inform them to work laborious. There may be at all times a subsequent time.” The story of Sri Lankan cricketer Marvan Atapattu assumes significance right here. The person scored 5 geese within the first three Assessments of his profession. His world had come crumbling down. A lot so, the selectors weren’t even keen to listen to his title. Nonetheless, he by no means let that under-par efficiency act as a blot on his profession. He labored laborious and with the utmost of dedication. Lastly, he turned solely the second Sri Lankan cricketer to play 17 years of Worldwide cricket on a trot. He went on to attain 5,504 runs in 90 assessments. The ethical of the story is at all times again your conviction. Issues will begin taking place robotically for you. As for HRA teaching Navkiran, there’s a saying that aptly fits her: “You educate a person; you educate a person. You educate a girl; you educate a technology.”
Damsel in misery
Principal of Authorities Senior Secondary Faculty, Ghot Pokhar, Balwinder Kaur is a a lot harried lady. If she turns her cellular off, she stands to lose vital calls. If she turns her cellphone on, she is flooded with pointless calls. Her drawback is that when she was the Principal of Meritorious Faculty, Gurdaspur, her quantity was placed on the web site. She left in July 2019, however the web site nonetheless carries her quantity. She claims she has mentioned the difficulty on quite a few events with Maninder Singh Sarkaria, Director, State Council of Schooling, Analysis and Coaching (SCERT). Nonetheless, she is but to get the a lot wanted reduction. Her cellphone rings no less than 20 occasions a day. Dad and mom and college students preserve her busy with their queries. She laments that her grievance, which in any case appears to be real, is just not being appeared into. Now, this damsel is definitely in some type of misery!
New Pathankot SSP will get going
New SSP Harkamal Preet Singh Khakh has stepped up the accelerator. Minutes after he joined, he chalked out elaborate plans to tackle the mining mafia. As of late mining, each daytime and evening time, has been banned following the wet season. The ban got here into impact from July 1 and can run until September 30. Nonetheless, some unscrupulous parts are defying the ban and do evacuation in the course of the evening. The town has given them the epithet of “nocturnal miners”. Khakh has rounded up a couple of of them. The message that went out was loud and clear. The officer is a no-nonsense man and isn’t going to toe the mafia’s line. His colleagues declare he’s lethal towards unlawful quarrying – daytime or evening time. On his half, Khakh says such actions create an ecological imbalance which will probably be dangerous to coming generations. If he has one eye on sand digging, his different eye is on nabbing anti-social parts. In between, he additionally fends off the specter of drones coming in throughout the Worldwide Border with payloads that embody medication, arms and ammunition. The officer, certainly, is a busy man as of late. Residents say they need their SSP to stay busy “for it will make life simpler for them”.
(Contributed by Ravi Dhaliwal)