Date : 15 August, 2017
The Iconic School celebrated India’s 71st Independence Day on the school grounds. The ceremony began by hoisting the Tricolour and singing the National Anthem.
The school choir group first presented patriotic song ‘ye want kiawazhai’. The melodious voice and the instruments played, mesmerized the gathering and enhanced the spirit of patriotism.
The chief guest addressed the gathering and recollected the Indian History, by narrating glories of people who sacrificed their lives and made the country independent.
Post the speech dance performance on ‘Jagaomera des’ was showcased where every child of the school participated showing their respect and love towards the nation. Speeches by students enthralled the audience. A tabloid was staged wherein free India and its current state were represented and a question was posed to the audience on how we are valuing the gift of freedom.
The ceremony concluded with distribution of sweets and vote of thanks. The cheering part was, the whole program was managed and run by students.