Noted educationist and national convener of Shiksha Bachao Andolan Samiti Shri Dina Nath Batra was honoured for his outstanding contribution in the field of education, in Jabalpur on February 20. Bhagwatacharya Swami Girishananda Saraswati Swami Muktanand Maharaj, Dr Sureshwar Sharma, Dr Krishankant Chaturvedi and Dr Brijesh Dixit jointly felicitated him with the Outstanding Personality Samman. Speaking on the occasion Swami Girishananda said tampering with the education and culture would not be tolerated at all. Preserving them is the responsibility of all. He applauded the contribution of Shri Dina Nath Batra in this field, especially his fight against distortion in the education. “Shri Batra’s contribution in removing the distortion in school and college curriculum will be remembered for long,” he said. Thanking the organisers for the felicitation Shri Dina Nath Batra said his fight against distortion in education would continue till poison (distortions) from the text books is removed.