Last Updated: Feb 03, 2024
Union Minister of State for External Affairs and Culture Meenakshi Lekhi today said that the youth have an important role to play in the journey towards a developed India in 2047’. The Minister was speaking at the inaugural function of the “Awake – Youth for Nation – Youth Sangam “in Kozhikode in Kerala, as part of the Youth Day celebrations. The Minister said that many schemes have been implemented by the Central Government for the welfare of youth and women. She said that Kerala has also benefited from various schemes during the past years.
Prajna Pvah National Co-ordinator J. Nandakumar, Dr. Nagalingam of Central University and others spoke at the event. The National Youth Day Celebration Committee has organized a three-week-long celebration programme from Vivekananda Jayanti day to make young men and women to be responsible citizens.