There used to be six thousand panchayat libraries in Bihar in the 1940-50 decade. But now it has reduced to only 400. The cost per person library in Bihar is one penny, while the national average is seven paisa.
This was to say that former Principal of Patna Science College, Prof. BK Mishra’s He was addressing the main guests of the new students in the induction meet organized at Central Library, Patna University. Here, induction meetings were organized for the students of Beelis and Alice. He said that three percent of the education in the state of Kerala, which is cent percent literate, is spent on the library, but due to lack of library, literacy has not increased in Bihar according to need.
ProF. Mishra said that 90 thousand librarians have to be restored in Bihar. The government has a resolution to open a library in every panchayat. Slowly right, but these will be reinstated. So knowingly or unknowingly you have chosen a good topic. He said that the value of the book will never end. .
Nalanda Open University Vice Chancellor Prof. Kriteshwar Prasad, DSW Pro of Patna University AK Ghosh, former director of Central Library AK Ghosh also addressed. These people learned to be disciplined and honor the students. Prior to this, Dr. Ravindra Kumar, Director of Central Library welcomed all the guests. Finally, DDE Director Dipti gave a vote of thanks.