Haryana, December 28, 2014: Annual Sports Day, also known as a field day, started with the warm welcome of the chief guest, Shri Sukhvinder Singh, M.L.A, Badhara and the guest of honour, Dr. Ruchika Sangwan, Medical Officer, Charkhi Dadri. Interestingly, both the personalities are the alumni of Apeejay School, Charkhi Dadri.
The school principal delivered the welcome address and the flag was hoisted. The event started with the March Past, followed by enthusiastic participation of students in various activities including the oath ceremony, dumble & lazium display, etc. The cultural items consisted of an enthralling Punjabi Bhangra dance, an excellent Goa dance, a traditional folk dance of Gujarati Garba and a props-based dance which mesmerised all.
The sports events started after the declaration of the meet open. The chief guest blessed the children as he delivered an inspiring speech that focused on the benefit of sports activities in a school. Nanak House won the overall trophy at the event. Paramjeet Singh (Class XII) was declared the best athlete from the group of Sr. Boys. Apoorva Ahlawat (Class X) was selected as the best girl athlete. There were interesting games for the guests, teaching & non-teaching staff too.
Overall, it was an enriching experience for everyone.