A TWO-day orientation course for resource persons of the 19th National Youth Parliament Competition 2006-07 for Kendriya Vidyalayas which began on September 7 at Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1 concluded on Friday.
Under Secretary, Ministry of Parliament Affairs Joseph Zacharias inaugurated the programme and the function was presided over by Assistant Commissioner, Bhopal Region Dr V Vijayalakshmi. Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1 principal Sunil Shrivastava gave the welcome address.
Education officers of the 10 regions of Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Patna, Jabalpur, Guwahati, Lucknow and Bhopal participated in this course along with 50 teachers from the above-mentioned regions.
Zacharias delivered a lecture on Youth Parliament Competition; its origin, objectives and utility. He also threw light on the other aspects like organisational and procedural aspects of Youth Parliament and administrative aspects for organising Youth Parliament competitions in Kendriya Vidyalayas.
The programme concluded with a valedictory function a distribution of certificates.