New Delhi: Dr. Yogendra Narayan former Secretary General Rajya Sabha and now Chancellor Garwal University Uttarakhand, renowned film maker Boney Kapoor, popular film director Satish Kaushik, Padam shri Dr. K.K.Agarwal, Music Director Dilip Sen, Author and Journalist Harish Chandra Burnwal, Social Worker Dr. Mridula Tandon, Lyrics Writer Panchhi Jalonvi, Theatre director Satish Anand and Sports Person Ram Avtar were honored with Lord Baden Powell National Awards by The Scouts Guides Organization on World Scout Day which falls on 22nd February, for their sincere contribution to nation building.
“It is not easy today to sacrifice your own pleasure and divide your time and resources with the community. All these dignities have gone out of way to support different organizations and industries to uplift the humanity. I congratulate them for receiving Lord Baden National Award. The scout Guide Organization has grown big in all these years and we are putting our best to raise to a new level in shortest period of time. The youngest uniform organization has done commendable work in pandemic and I salute these young cadets for their love for the nation,” said Sandeep Marwah Hon. Chief Scout For India.
Scouts & Guides remind you of your school days. The Purpose of Scouting is to promote the development of young people in achieving their full physical, intellectual, social and spiritual potential, as individuals, as responsible citizens and as members of the local, national and international communities. The method of achieving this Aim lies in providing an enjoyable and attractive balanced programme of activities, based on the Scout Promise and Law and guided by adult leadership,” said Tirath Singh Rawat Member Parliament and former National Secretary BJP.
The organization nominated Sandeep Marwah as the Cultural Ambassador of India in the presence of dignities and large audience from all over India. Vipin Gaur Commissioner North India, Poorva Dhamija OSD to National Commissioner, Executive staff members Viney Kumar, Sushil Bharti, Haripriya and Rajiv Mathur were also appreciated.
National Commissioner DR. Raj K.P.Sinha proposed vote of thanks and requested every one to come forward to support the organization with in their capacity to create a wonderful environment at the youngest level of school children. The event finished with gratitude and respect to the flag by singing National Anthem.