Puri collector turns teacher during school visit

Puri: Collector of Puri, Aravind Agarwal set an example for his fellow bureaucrats by teaching school children at Satyavadi Vana Vidyalaya in Sakshigopal of Puri district today.

According to sources, during his visit to the school, Agarwal entered a classroom and started teaching ‘Ramayana’ to the students.

“We really felt good about the collector’s visit and liked the way he taught us. It was a different experience altogether,” a student Om Prakash Pati said.

While urging the school authorities to keep the school premises green and clean Agarwal said,”The school authorities need to focus more on cleanliness and plant more trees inside the campus. Moreover, the school toilets are currently not in a usable condition which has to be fixed. We also interacted with the children.”

“The collector focussed on cleanliness during his visit and directed us to repair the broken asbestos roofs. We have made all arrangements to repair them,” Headmistress of Satyavadi Vana Vidyalaya, Bhabam Pradhan said.

Later, Agarwal and the local MLA visited different departments of the school. The collector directed for repair of classrooms and urged the school authorities to keep the premises of the school clean.