Education should inculcate patriotism – says Speaker

Jaipur, Feb 17 (PTI) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar today said education should aim at building human character and inculcating patriotism.

Education was not meant for getting a job, it should inculcate a feeling of dedication towards the nation and aim at building human character, she said

The Speaker was addressing the special convocation of Vanasthali Vidhya Peeth, 100-km from here, of which she was a student.

Laws relating to women would be effective only if these were implemented in right earnest, she said.

Kumar recalled her days as a student in the Vidhya Peeth.