Kashi unit of Rashtriya Shaikshik Mahasangh honoured 13 teachers of various colleges of Uttar Pradesh on September 14. Speaking on the occasion Dr Dinanath Singh, state president of the Mahasangh, said observing Hindi Diwas has been just a formality of every year and it contributes nothing to the propagation of Hindi language. He appealed to the people to do something concrete for Hindi. Shri Chetnarayan, Vidhan Parishad member, lauded the activities of the Mahasangh and assured his full support to the activities of the Mahasangh. Prof. Avadhram, vice chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi Vidyapeeth, stressed the need to propagate education in rural areas. The teachers who were honoured on the occasion included Prof. Avadhram, Shri Chetnarayan Singh, Dr Jitendranath Mishra, Dr Ramjatan Shukla, Shri Jagdish Narayan Rai, Shriprakash Mishra, Smt. Sona Ansari, Dr Shivnath Pandey, Dr Jagdish Narayan Singh, Shri Kamata Prasad Gupt, Shri C.S. Singh, Shri Shivbachan Singh and Dr Brijbhushan Tripathi.