Emphasising that education is the solely method folks can discover options to all pressing issues on the earth, Tremendous 30 founder and mathematician Anand Kumar stated it was vital to keep optimistic and produce about qualitative modifications in life, amid the COVID-19 disaster.
Addressing a webinar organised by Cambridge College Bharatiya Society, he additionally stated that India’s education system gives alternatives to all, regardless of their class or creed.
The Cambridge College Bharatiya Society, in accordance to its web site, goals to promote Indian tradition and traditions by means of its publications and actions.
“Be it poverty, deprivation, starvation or inequality, education has the reply to every of those issues,” Kumar, who teaches underprivileged students and prepares them for engineering exams, stated.
Speaking concerning the COVID-19 pandemic, he stated it has posed an issue for the mankind and suggested the students to flip it into a possibility for self-correction.
“That is the time to keep optimistic and reignite the power inside to result in qualitative modifications in life. It is usually a possibility to introspect and take pleasure in much- wanted self-correction,” he stated.
Kumar, who had as soon as secured admission in Cambridge College however failed to fly to the US due to monetary constraints, stated he was glad to have gotten an opportunity to join with the institute.
The 47-year-outdated mathematician additionally stated that the Proper to Education Act wants to be applied successfully within the nation to be certain that all kids get to go to college.
Tremendous 30, a extremely acclaimed academic programme based by Kumar, trains 30 underprivileged students yearly for IIT entrance examination, with out charging any charge.
His life and work are portrayed within the 2019 movie, Tremendous 30, the place Kumar is performed by Hrithik Roshan.