Installation of Gandhi Pillar mandatory for new university
Higher Education Minister Jitu Patwari has said that it is necessary to make students aware of Mahatma Gandhi’s ideology in order to make them master of human concept. He said that now it will be mandatory to install the Gandhi pillar for the establishment of any new university in the state, only then permission will be given. Shri Patwari was addressing the Dharampal Memorial Lecture Programme organized at Barkatullah University.
Minister Shri Patwari said that every person associated with education and literature should be aware of Gandhi’s idea and his human concept. He said that non-violence, harmony and equality were the main ideas of Gandhiji. This is also the special characteristic of our country. The Higher Education Minister said that it is important for the future generation to know Gandhi ji because we can keep our country safe only by the path shown by him. He said that we have set up Gandhi Chair for research on Mahatma Gandhi in 1400 colleges to familiarize the youth with Gandhiji’s ideas.
In the lecture series, Litterateur Shri Nand Kishore Acharya and Legal Expert Shri Kanak Tiwari expressed their views on “Gandhi ko kaise samjhe” and “Nagrikta Ki Samajh” respectively. On this occasion, Barkatullah University Vice Chancellor Prof. R.J. Rao and Founder of Gandhi Research Foundation, Jalgaon and Historian Smt. Geeta Dharampal were present.