Haryana, October 31, 2014: National Unity Day was celebrated in the School to observe the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. A special assembly was conducted to celebrate the occasion. The programme started with an eloquent speech by Muskan (Class X). She conveyed that National Unity means unity and unanimity among the people of India. A patriotic poem was presented by Kirti (Class X) that gave the message of Universal brotherhood. Through her enthusiastic poem, she inspired each one and appealed every Indian to reach the pinnacles of success. The School Principal, Mr. Sunil Chopra, also delivered an eloquent speech as he reflected upon the hardships faced by Sardar Patel, nicknamed the ‘Iron Man of India’. He exhorted the young learners to aim at peace and prosperity of the nation and to break the narrow domestic walls that destroy the unity of their nation.
The students took the pledge to serve the nation and to stay united. After that ‘A Run for Unity’ was held. The students and teachers also took part in the March Past. The school’s environment became even more patriotic when the students, carrying the slogans and banners participated in the activity. The overwhelming celebration on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas provided an opportunity to re-affirm the inherent strength and resilience of our nation to withstand the actual and potential threats to the unity, integrity and security of our country. It was an enriching and encouraging event.