He was speaking at the Children’s Day celebrations organised by the Kerala State Council for Child Welfare at SMV School here on Tuesday.
A colourful Children’s Day rally was taken out from the school to University College after the function.
Children’s Day is not only an occasion to keep alive the memory of the former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru who loved children but also to be observed as children’s rights day, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said.
Abhinavamirag S.S., the children’s Prime Minister, said children were the biggest resource and capital of the country.
Archa A.J., the children’s Speaker, in her keynote address, said the day was a reminder of the rights and freedom of children.