first_imgPrime Minister Narendra Modi spent some time with the winners of the Rashtriya Bal Puraskar, in New Delhi on January 24. On congratulating the winners, PM Modi also urged the extra-ordinarily gifted children to stay connected with nature. You must be role models in the society: PM ModiPM Modi said that winning the award is a great opportunity and they must be role models in the society. The Prime Minister also obliged the children who asked him for his autograph.Prime Minister Narendra Modi spent some light moments with the children asking them about their activities.PM Modi shared stories from his childhood too.Total number of application for Rashtriya Bal PuraskarA total of 783 applications were received for the Baal Shakti Puruskar. Rashtriya Bal Puraskar: Total awardsSix awards for innovationThree for scholaristicThree for social serviceFive for art and cultureSix for sportsThree for braveryThe names of awardees were finalised by the National Selection Committee under the chairpersonship of union minister Maneka Gandhi.Read: Students-professors cycle to spread awareness about pollution: All you should knowRead: No more ragging, bullying in schools! Delhi govt high-level panel to form policy soonlast_img