Greater Noida, Aug 15, 2022: With high spirits and exuberance, everyone gathered in the school to celebrate the 76th Independence Day, “Har Ghar Tiranga Campaign” on 15 August 2022 under the “Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” initiative taken by the Indian government.
The Guest of Honour Mr. Harish Singh; Cabinet Secretary, along with the principal; Dr Sarita Pande, hoisted the tricolour flag followed by the National Anthem and Flag Song. Worthy of its effort, a systematic March Past was done by our students of Classes IX to XII.
The principal highlighted that in the wake of Gandhiji’s clarion call for the Quit India Movement, Dr Stya Paul- Educationist, Industrialist, Freedom Fighter, Philanthropist, Visionary- the inspiration behind all Apeejay Education- was arrested under Defence of India rules on his birthday. Further, she even gave examples of multiple freedom fighters and boosted the nationalism among the students. The speech ignited a sense of pride and dignity of being a proud Indian.
This was followed by a Patriotic Group Song, Dance Performances and a Natak depicting the story of attaining freedom by the freedom fighters.
The theme “Nation First, Always First” was thoroughly reflected by the performances of the Apeejayites.