Srinagar, June 11 -- Principal Secretary of the School Education Department, Alok Kumar, today inaugurated a three-day capacity-building workshop for resource persons and stakeholders.

The workshop is part of the PM Shri Scheme (PM Schools for Rising India) aimed at elevating the standard of education in the region.

In his inaugural address, Alok Kumar emphasized the pivotal role of PM Shri schools in becoming beacons of excellence and hope for the education system in Jammu and Kashmir. He said that the scheme's fundamental objective is to augment the quality of education by fostering an environment that nurtures creativity, critical thinking and holistic development among students.

Alok Kumar expressed optimism that the training worksho...