Heroes Behind the Heroes
Sony YAY! celebrates Teacher’s Day
News Desk, News Nation 360: Teachers are the most influential and life-changing role models for children. They inspire, encourage, and guide us to find the best in ourselves and strive for excellence. Undoubtedly, they are the real heroes who dedicate themselves in shaping other’s life and create role models that we look up to. Sony YAY! celebrates Teacher’s Day with the fourth edition of their marquee initiative, Heroes Behind the Heroes, by honouring the change-makers from different walks of life for their valuable contribution to the society. This year, the channel acknowledges most legendary icons of education, tech, space-science, sports and entertainment industries. They are 1. Sudha Murty - The Chairperson of the Infosys Foundation, 2. Dr Mylswamy Annadurai - Dubbed as the & Man of India, he is the former director of ISRO Satellite Centre, 3. Byju Raveendran – He is the founder of Byjus app, 4. Sonu Sood – He is an actor, 5. Shilpa Shetty Kundra – An actor, fitness enthusiast and entrepreneur, 6. Shafali Verma – She is the latest batting sensation in the Indian Women’s Cricket Team and 7. Jwala Gutta – She is one of the country’s most decorated badminton players. Leena Lele Dutta, Business Head, Sony Pictures Networks India, Kids’ Genre, told teachers to play an important role in all of the lives, as they build the foundation of everybody's future and support all in everything that all aspire to be. They are the real nation-builders with the multitude of roles they play in all lives. On this teacher’s day, they at Sony YAY! extend their tribute to these icons of the country. On this auspicious day, all legendary icons express their views. It gives them immense pleasure and they feel honoured to receive this award from Sony YAY!
Report : Anustup Kundu