THE BHARAT SCOUT AND GUIDE
The Bharat Scouts and Guides (BSG) is the national Scouting and Guiding association of India. The national headquarters of BSG is recognized by the Government of India.
Scouting was founded in India in 1909 as an overseas branch of the Scout Association and became a member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1938. Guiding in India started in 1911 and was amongst the founder members of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts in 1928, also covering present-day Bangladesh and Pakistan at that time. The BSG serves 2,886,460 Scouts (as of 2011) and 1,286,161 Guides (as of 2005).
SCOUT & GUIDE Objectives: To contribute to the education of young people through a value system based on the Scout/Guide promise and law to built a better world where people are self fulfilled as individuals and play constructive role in society.
Scout & Guide Importance: It helps in building confidence and self esteem among the students. They learn important life-skills, team building, outdoor adventure, education and fun. It helps them to explore, to discover the world beyond classroom, and also helps in all round development. Various activities are held throughout the year.
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