Independence Day

The 72nd Independence Day was celebrated in VKV Umrangso with patriotic fervour. Respected Principal of the Vidyalaya Sri P.V. Ramesan  unfurled the national flag in the Vidyalaya premise at 7.20 AM in presence of students, teachers , parents and well-wishers and paid homage and salute to the freedom fighters whose sacrifices made it possible to free India from the British dominion. In his inspiring speech Principal Sir highlighted the achievements that our country has made so far and the challenges we have to overcome at present and future. Chanting the famous sankrit sloka “Sarve bhavantu sukhinaha……” he urged all of us to work for the welfare of others and make India possible to become the jagatguru in the world. The other events of this special day were heart touching melodious patriotic song by a group of students, speeches by two students on freedom fighters and national song sung by all of us present there. There were about 600 people present on the occasion. After the celebration was over, all the students and teachers moved to NEEPCO Office to take part in Independence Day celebration there.