DELHI PUBLIC SCHOOL JAMMU OBSERVES RASHTRIYA EKTA DIWAS
Sunday, November 1, 2020
As an endeavor to build the bond of oneness and unity, DELHI PUBLIC SCHOOL JAMMU observed the Birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as RASHTRIYA EKTA DIWAS (NATIONAL UNITY DAY) with patriotic fervor on 31 October 2020. More than 4000 students, 3000 parents & 150 teachers actively participated in the event.
A series of activities were conducted by the school to commemorate the occasion which included offline events like SLOGAN WRITING, POSTER MAKING AND ESSAY WRITING while online VIRTUAL ASSEMBLY for classes Pre-Nursery to XII was organised wherein the key highlight of the event were the talks given by various parents who are working selflessly as FRONTLINE CORONA WARRIORS, Pledges for National Unity & Following COVID Appropriate Behaviour by teachers, students and parents.
The virtual assembly began with an introductory talk by every Class Teacher on the life of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and a brief enumeration of his role in formation of Union Of India thus creating an integrated, inclusive India.
The assembly was then conducted by the students reciting the MORNING PRAYER to seek the blessings of the almighty. To work hard in laying a foundation of a unified nation and to deliver their duties responsibly, RASHTRIYA EKTA DIWAS PLEDGE that was undertaken by all the staff and students of the school.
Thereafter, Thought of the Day based on the theme of RASHTRIYA EKTA was presented by the students from every class. All teachers, students and parents actively participated in this activity.
Two students from every class presented a speech in both the languages-English and Hindi on the life and contributions of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. They also laid emphasis on the significance of celebrating RASHTRIYA EKTA DIWAS with students as they are the future NATION BUILDERS.
The budding poets from every class came up with different poems on the theme RASHTRIYA EKTA and recited them with great fondness and zeal for the country.
Thereafter, frontline Corona Warriors
shared their experiences with the students and guided them on how to be safe and healthy in the existing scenario. Near about 1000 parents, students and staff also undertook THE CORONA PLEDGE.They vowed to fight against COVID-19 by following all necessary precautions.
Principal, Delhi Public School, MS. RUCHI CHABRA applauded the Coordinator- In- charge- Ms. Arti Sharma, staff, students and parents for the successful conduct of virtual assembly and all other offline events. She encouraged everyone, particularly, the young nation builders, to become responsible and unified towards their duties for the country in face of all adverisities.
The assembly came to its end with the melodious tunes of the INSTRUMENTAL NATIONAL ANTHEM, filling every proud Indian heart with more love and patriotism.
The Chairman and Trustee M.K. Ajatshatru Singh, Kunwarani Ritu Singh ,PVC DPS Jammu and Sh. S.S. Sodhi, Director,DPS Jammu conveyed their best wishes to everyone on the occasion of National Unity Day and urged everyone to uphold principles of unity for strengthing the nation.