Who should be our heroes, cricketers, Actors, Scientists, Teachers, Freedom fighters?Majority of our younger generation consider cricketers , Film stars as their role models. In most of the houses we can see posters or photographs cricketers , film stars are decorated. We rarely find the photographs of the freedom fighters , scientists being displayed in houses. Are the contributions of cricketers or film stars are better than freedom fighters or scientists?.
The younger generation remember the names of cricketers and film stars but very rarely they remember the names of freedom fighters and our scientists, Nobel Laureates.
The younger generation would have forgotten our scientists , Vikram Sarabhai, Salim Ali, Har Gobind Khorana, Birbl Sahni, APJ Abdul Kalam ,Homi J Bhaba, Visweswaraya, Venkataraman Radhakrishnan, S Chandrashekar, Satyendra Nath Bose, Meghnad Saha, Srinivasan Ramanujan, Jagadish Chandra Bose and Nobel Laureates Rabindranath Tagore, C.V. Raman, Mother Teresa, Amartya Sen, Kailash Satyarthi