New Delhi: Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Anurag Thakur addressed Yuva Samvad “[email protected]” in New Delhi today. Minister of State for Youth Affairs & Sport Nisith Pramanik was also present on the occasion. Boxer Nikhat Zareen, Racewalker Priyanka Goswami, Indian Hockey team player P.R.Sreejesh, Mountaineer Arunima Sinha and Motivational speaker Abha Maryada Banerjee also graced the event. Secretary, Youth Affairs, Sanjay Kumar and other dignitaries were also present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion Pradhan said that in the thousands of years of our history, our Yuva Shakti have taken lead in shaping the destiny of our country. Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Shaheed Baji Rout, Rani Gaidinliu and countless others like them inspired us and led from the front during their prime youth, he added.
Speaking on the occasion, Anurag Thakur said that as Prime Minister Narendra Modi always says youth is the engine which drives the nation towards success. Now it is the duty of our youth to guide the country towards the peak of success during Amrit Kaal.
Addressing the gathering, Minister of State for YAS, Nisith Pramanik stressed upon the need of youth engagement in nation building.
Secretary, Youth Affairs, Sanjay Kumar highlighted that the youth being the major part of India’s population have the responsibility to contribute towards the nation building.
In the interaction session, Boxer Nikhat Zareen, Racewalker Priyanka Goswami, Indian Hockey team player P.R.Sreejesh, Mountaineer Arunima Sinha and Motivational speaker Abha Maryada Banerjee shared their experiences with youth.
750 Yuva Samvad programmes across the country will provide an opportunity to the participating youth to express their views on various issues of National and International importance. Moreover, the event will provide them a platform to connect with each other and share their thoughts.