Republic Day Celebrations at MIS

26 January will always remain a special day, filled with celebrations galore for every Indian. On 26 January 1950, the Constitution of India came into force and our country, India became the Republic. We celebrate this day as a festival every year. This year it was celebrated with much pomp and glory at our school.

 All the students assembled on the school ground at 9:00 am. Our school celebrated India’s 70th Republic Day with huge splendor and solemnity. The students took immense pride in glorifying and celebrating the spirit of unity. 

The Guest of Honour for the day was Dr. Lenin Babu V, MBBS., MS (Ortho)., FRCS(Edin), MCh (Ortho)(L.pool)., FRCS (Ortho)(Edin)., Paediatric Fellow (Sheffield)  Ortho Pedi surgeon, KMCH Coimbatore. Being a Life member of esteemed organisations like IOA, TNOA, POSI and IMA, he has presented many papers in national and international conferences throughout the world. His articles have been published in various journals and indexed in pub med.

He has started the project called "From Wheels to Heels" where complex orthopedic problems and its management are shown in a simplified video format to the general public to allay their fears about surgery (www.leninortho.com). As a Rotarian, he is actively involved in various charity activities.

The Chief Guest, members of the Management, Principals, Staff members and students were welcomed by our house captains. The Guest of Honour was requested to preside over the flag hoisting ceremony by our school band team. Our chief guest hoisted the National flag; the students saluted the National flag and pledged to uphold the honour and integrity of our country.

The chief guest addressed the gathering. He emphasized the need for student participation in Games and sports. He also delivered a fine speech on inspiration and hard work through his real life experiences.

The students brought the stage alive with their passion and love of the motherland through their speeches, songs and dance performances. The celebrations came to an end by singing the National anthem.

The students dispersed after snacks with the image of the fluttering tricolor in their mind and heart. May we continue celebrating this day forever!