School Education – Implementation of a programme called “Ammaku Vandanam”
in High Schools from the academic year 2017-18 – Orders – issued
The main intention of the programme is to pay tribute to mothers and
respect motherhood on this occasion. Mothers of all the students will be invited to the schools on a specified day and the children seek their blessings. This will be
witnessed by all students and is expected to inculcate in them respect for the
traditions and the culture of our country. This will done in group / individually. The
celebrations of the “Ammaku Vandanam” programme can be made voluntary for
High Schools. There are about 15 lakh students in Govt. and ZP High Schools.
On an average, Rs.5000/- is to be earmarked to each school for conducting programme, for 5000 Municipal, Govt., ZP High Schools and Model High Schools. Thus, it will cost about Rs.2.50 crores (approximately).