Prime News, National, Children, Girls, New Delhi, January 24:- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday (January 24) virtually interacted with the winners of the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar and awarded them certificates digitally using block chain technology.
He also called these children inspiration for the whole society.
“You all must work keeping in mind how your work can help the country,” the Prime Minister said while interacting with the Rashtriya Bal Puraskar recipients.
Twenty-nine children above the age of five and not exceeding the age of 15, including 14 girls, were awarded in six fields — innovation, scholastic achievements, sports, arts and culture, social service and bravery.
Each child has been given a medal, a cash prize of Rs 1,00,000 and a certificate. The awardees will also take part in the Republic Day parade on Wednesday (January 26).
The Prime Minister also greeted everyone on the occasion of National Girl Child Day. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)