SRINAGAR: Minister for Medical education, Youth Services and Sports R.S. Chib today said that the basic aim of the Scouts and Guides is to contribute their best for the preservation of natural environment and ecology besides, achieving moral character and discipline in their life.
Minister was addressing at a mega Scouts and Guides Annual Rally 2012 organized by J&K Scouts and Guides Association at Indoor Stadium Srinagar. The rally was attended by about 4 thousand scouts from 30 educational institutes of the valley.
Chief Commissioner J&K Scouts and Guides, Kh. Farooq Renzushah, Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Faktoo, Joint Secretary Education, Rouf Ahmad, Joint Director Information, Basher Ahmad Khan, officers of Sports Council, heads of various educational Institutes and large number of sports lovers were present on the occasion.
Minister appreciated the organizers effort and hard work for making such mega event which plays pivotal role in shaping and guiding their life which leads them for achieving their goal.
Minister also applauded the role of teachers and parents of the Scouts who inspires and encourages them. He also hailed the contribution and efforts of Kh Farooq Renzushah and his team and said that government is keenly observing working of J&K Scouts and Guides and Bharat Scouts and Guides. He said that both are working foe upliftment and betterment of youth and trained them with best skills besides, making them disciplined and morally charactered.
He said both the organizations are pioneer in the Scouts field therefore he would like that both should play key role jointly in order to encourage youth.
Chief Commissioner J&K Scouts and Guides Association, Kh. Farooq Renzushah in his welcome address said that these scouts will render volunteer services for the community especially at the disposal of needy and helpless people wherever needed. He said Scouts considered it as a triumph of scouts movement as well.
On the occasion a march past was presented by the Scouts and present God of honour to the Minister. On the occasion Mr. Renzushah was honoured by the scouts for the selection of his novel at Hyderabad University for M. Phil research syllabus.
Later Minister distributed awards and certificates to the scouts who participated in the rally.
A film on performance of J&K Scouts and Guides was shown which was appreciated by the participants.
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