STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Gandhian route for development

Published: 19th April 2013 09:31 AM  |   Last Updated: 19th April 2013 09:31 AM   |  A+A-

Former vice-chancellor of  University of Madras, Professor S Sathik, exhorted adoption of Gandhian principles for good governance and sustainable development of the country. Speaking at a two-day national workshop, organised by the Centre for Gandhian Studies of the Pondicherry University, he said the younger generation must be made aware of the relevance and feasibility of the Gandhian models.

 Academicians from various parts of the country   participated in the innovative workshop to develop alternative models for good governance and sustainable development in the Indian context.

Professor S Muthukumaran, former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchy,  stressed on the importance of  Gandhian principles in the social context of India.

Professor M Ramadass, Director of the Pondicherry University, emphasised that Gandhian model should be developed as a  workable and attractive one without neglecting the present economic order.

Prof P Moorthy, director of the workshop, welcomed the gathering while Prof N K Jha, dean of the School of social sciences, presented the felicitation address.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp