It was to celebrate this spirit of sacrifice that the students and staff of ‘Aakash Public School’ came together on 15th August 2017, commemorating 70 glorious years of country’s freedom. As the air reverberated with the spirit of sacrifice, the enthusiastic participants eagerly awaited the arrival of the Chief Guest Sh. Harinder Kataria (Chairman, School) & Mrs. Radha Kataria ( Director, School), Guests of Honour Mr. & Mrs. Aakash Kataria , (Vice-Chairman School) , Special Guests Mr. Avneesh Katariaji & Mrs. Amrit (Principal, Junior Wing)
The day unfolded with the unfurling of the Tricolor and everybody proudly sang the National Anthem.
The Principal Mr. Sanjeev Bhardwaj welcomed the esteemed guests and emphasized that we are fortunate to be born in free India, but, we should remember that freedom comes with responsibilities and we have to follow the path of discipline and devotion, to maintain the same. Sir, said that he had great faith that the students of APS will sincerely perform their duties and contribute to make India a great nation.
After the welcome address, the students brought alive, the struggle and the sacrifice that our brave hearts made to achieve freedom. The cultural program showcased the Struggle and Sacrifices of our brave legends & freedom fighters through a plethora of group songs, dances, skits and dance drama in colorful costumes with amazing props.
The momentous day continued with the inspiring words of the Principal. Sir reminded us that though we have achieved a lot in these 70 years, we still have to keep striving for national development. His words filled every young heart with the feeling of patriotism. He further emphasized that as a responsible citizen of India we need to be more alert and keep ourselves aware for making India more secure.
The program concluded with the vote of thanks by Principal, Mr. Sanjeev Bhardwaj.