Independence Day Celebration at ICFAI University, Dehradun
Independence Day Celebration at ICFAI University, Dehradun Aug 15, 2019
Today, ICFAI University, Dehradun, celebrated the Independence of our Nation by remembering the fallen patriots and their sacrifices for the independence of our country. The Vice Chancellor, the ICFAI University, Dr. Pawan K Agarwal hoisted the flag, welcomed all students and motivated them to fight against corruption and work hard for Nation Building. He high-lighted the major achievements of the country focused on promoting justice, development and peace and recognized worldwide such as (i) Successful Operation Bandar (Balakot air strike aimed at destroying terrorist camps in POK, following Pulbama tragedy), (ii) Passing of Triple Talaq Bill that aimed at providing well deserved justice to Muslim women, (iii) removal of Article 370 from the Indian constitution that aimed at unification of our brothers and sisters from J&K with rest of India, opening up the doors for development and prosperity of these regions, and (iv) successful launch of Chandrayaan-2 (also refered to as Bahubali.) by ISRO that aimed at placing a robotic rover (named as Pragyaan ) on the moon, in an effort to unravel the several mysteries of the moon, put India's flag to the moon surface, and seal India’s reputation as a leading space power.
The program was conceptualised and was held under the guidance of Registrar Brig. Rajiv Sethi (Retd.),who also motivated the students to express themselves and their patriotism on this ocassion through different art forms.
This was followed by patriotic speeches, poems, and dances by many students including Ayushi, Swaraj, Prasoon, Shresth Pathak, Gayatri, Ekta, Abhishek, Jyoti, Akansha, Swagat, Devanshi Bajpai, Ashu, Ananya, Aanchal, Arundhati, Aviral, Shalu, Kashmira & Arpan. Short videos on the Army March Past and their Operations added value to the celebration. Amit das, Debanjali Burman Roy, Riya Juneja, Anushka and Unnati coordinated the program.
Pro-Vice Chancellor- Dr. Muddu Vinay, Dean ICFAI Law School -Dr. Yugal Kishore, Assistant Registrar Mr. B B Thapa and all faculty members participated in the celebration of Independence of our nation. The program ended with sweet distribution among students.