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Friday, Nov 22, 2019

Tamil Nadu CM receives honorary doctorate

Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Edappadi K Palaniswami has bestowed an honorary doctorate (Doctor of Letters) by the Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute.

education Updated: Oct 21, 2019 09:07 IST
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Edappadi K Palaniswami took over as Tamil Nadu’s Chief Minister from February 2017.
Edappadi K Palaniswami took over as Tamil Nadu’s Chief Minister from February 2017. (PTI)
         

Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Edappadi K Palaniswami has bestowed an honorary doctorate (Doctor of Letters) by the Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute here on Sunday.

After receiving the degree the chief minister said: “It’s a special opportunity to participate in a convocation programme. My responsibilities are more now after getting a doctorate.”

He said that the students must study, education and more importantly life skills makes students perfect.

“We are urging the central government to start new medical colleges in six districts in the state,” he added.

Edappadi K Palaniswami took over as Tamil Nadu’s Chief Minister from February 2017.