The students, who are in pursuit of knowledge should forget about comfortable living, informed Dr Gunaji Desai, and added there is no substitute for the hard work for achieving success in life.
Dr Desai, co-ordinator of Chalo School Mega Drive, was addressing the students and parents at Government Multipurpose High School, Borda, Margao.
The programme was conducted as a part of the inauguration of free coaching classes for the students of the government high schools from the Salcete taluka.
The BMT Goa is organising these free coaching classes under the initiative – Chalo School Mega Drive since academic year 2015-16.
Any student interested in attending the training programme has to carry his or her identity card and must wear school uniform while attending the classes which will be conducted at Government Multipurpose High School, Borda Margao.
These classes will be conducted between 3.30 pm and 5 pm from Monday to Saturday, informed Shubhangi Desai, a teacher from Loyola High School.
She is associated with these classes since 2015.
Dr Desai informed that different teachers will be teaching the students, and NSS volunteers and NCC cadets will be conducting group practice sessions till the conduct of exam on February 10.