While the Prime minister unfurled the National Flag at Red Fort on the 15th August, a similar action happened at the Deepalaya Schools in Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. The celebration began with the hoisting of the Flag by the Principals which was followed by the faculty recalling the struggle for Independence and the learnings from the various National Leaders. The students were encouraged to be inspired by them and work diligently to further develop India in all spheres of activities. Indias performance at the Olympics was also shared with the students, many of whom pledged to become a sportsman and bring back medals for the country.
The school premises were colored with tri-color flags, kites, birds etc. Students put up a variety program of music and dance based on patriotic songs like “Vijayee Vishwa Tiranga pyara”, Ma…tujhe salaam……Aye Vataan…..Mere Desh Ki Dharti
The students shared aloud their dream of an Ideal India and how they would contribute to making it so. The celebration ended with the National Anthem.