The Role Of Students In Removing Illereracy
Students can play a very important role in removing illiteracy as they have plenty of time .In summer vacations they can devote a couple of hours to teach the illiterates in localities or villages near their residences. They can awaken the illiterates in living skills, proper hygiene, childcare and nutrition. Also they can remove very much the social evils from mind of illiterates like blind faith in superstitions, religious bigotry, communalism and narrow –mindedness.
Students can stage street plays that reveal the hollowness of various beliefs of the illiterates .They can taught about the importance of being illiterate .They can access various schemes of the government for their uplift and growth .Best of all ,through literacy, the illiterate can stop be cheated by unscrupulous and crafty people. However, they can render it better with the help of educational institutes, National Literacy Mission, NGOs and social groups