Srinagar, 7 September, 2020: Teachers’ Day is about celebrating the vital role of teachers in crafting young minds, guiding, nurturing, and shaping a progressive future. The objective is also to express gratitude, respect, and appreciation through recognition of the efforts of these architects of the nation. Punjab National Bank, India’s second-largest bank awarded teachers nationwide for their exemplary and distinguished services in the field of education.
PNB officials across the country invited teachers, principals, and retired teachers from government schools, universities, and various educational institutions. In an initiative to honor their role and contribution, PNB’s senior officials across 10000 branches felicitated teachers with shawls and teaching materials like whiteboards and stationery items. The gesture aimed to acknowledge them for improving the quality of education and instilling integrity, imparting knowledge, and discipline in young minds.
Teachers are also one of the warrior groups of Covid-19. As a responsible bank, PNB continuous to encourage and support, to those who are instrumental and dedicated to social and societal reforms.