Akshay Sharma of Class XII from Jammu receives the Rashtrapati Puraskar for Bharat Scouts and Guides 2013. He received the award from President in a ceremonial function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi. Rashtapati Puraskar is a top honour in Scouts and Guides which was awarded to him by President Pranab Mukherjee.
On receiving the highest prize, he said,” I feel excited to represent the state and receive the award. The credit for the achievement goes to my family, my mentor Wing Commander MM Joshi (Zonal Commissioner) and the school”