Bhubaneswar: At least 17 school students, including eight boys and nine girls from Odisha will interact with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday at the Talkatora Stadium as part of the Pariksha Pe Charcha.
The students have already reached New Delhi. A total of 2000 students, parents and teachers will participate in the programme.
It is a unique interaction where students, teachers, parents and the Prime Minister will come together to discuss issues related to exams and the stress connected to that.
For first time, students from all over India and also Indian students residing abroad are participating as compared to last year where only Delhi and NCR students were called. The participants from abroad include from countries like Russia, Nigeria, Iran, Nepal, Doha, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore.
This programme will be telecast live on Doordarshan (DD) which will be carried live by other TV channels. Arrangements are being made for live telecast of the programme at all Government and CBSE Schools and Higher Education Institutions/Colleges across the country and abroad.