Music composer Bappi Lahiri was felicitated as goodwill ambassador for ‘Education For All’ campaign in Mumbai.
The felicitation ceremony was organised by National Federation of UNESCO Clubs, Centres and Association of Nepal (NAFUCON).
The award was honoured to Bappi for his outstanding contribution to the music industry.
Speaking on the importance of the campaign, Bappi said that literacy is the foundation of development.”Every child should be given ‘Right to Education’. Literacy is the foundation stone on which the developing nations will grow. I am very happy that my words will make a difference to the dreams of millions of children. I request every one whose work matter to join me in this quest for ‘Education for All’,” he said.