Mysuru, August 17:- Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School, Mysuru, celebrated Independence Day with befitting patriotic fervour on August 15. The gamut of celebration activities held at the school playground consisted of an impressive parade by students of BVB and NCC cadets, special invocation (Sarvadharma Prarthana), speech, group songs, emotional skit and astonishing yogasanas.
The chief guest hoisted the tricolour. The national anthem echoed in the entire ground. After the anthem, there was the march past. Students marched in contingents to the beats of the drum. The cultural shows filled everyone with pure patriotism.
Rear Admiral Ravi Gaikwad N M during his speech reminded the students and the teachers of the sacrifices made by our great freedom fighters and also emphasised the role of youth today as the true wealth of the country. He said that the sovereignty and integrity of the country should be maintained. (MR)