Talk to new generation to keep spirit of patriotism alive: Prez

File Photo: President Ram Nath Kovind.

File Photo: President Ram Nath Kovind.

President Ram Nath Kovind Sunday stressed on the need for a continuous communication with the future generations to keep the spirit of patriotism alive.

Addressing the gathering at the 43rd edition of the National Group Song Competition of Patriotic Songs, organised by the Bharat Vikas Parishad here, he said a strong and united country was built on a solid foundation of patriotic citizens.

“In order to keep the spirit of patriotism alive, it is necessary to continue to communicate it with the future generations,” Kovind said.

He complimented the efforts of the Bharat Vikas Parishad in this regard.

Kovind congratulated the award winners and commended the half-a-million children who made the competition a virtual campaign by participating at various levels.

He also praised the Bharat Vikas Parishad for organising the competition for over 50 years and keeping the patriotic consciousness alive through it.