12 Aug Primary students celebrate 71st Independence Day
The primary students of Mount Carmel Central School ushered in the 71st year of Independence celebration, commencing with prayer and a prayer dance, thus invoking God to bless every citizen with peace and justice. The students welcomed the Chief Guest Dr. Siddharth Shetty, Professor, Dept of Orthopedics, K S Hegde Medical Academy, Derlakatte and parents with warm words and graceful dance. In the skit “Scholar’s Mother Tongue”, Unity in Diversity was depicted very meaningfully. One could also see the talent, passion and patriotism of our students who enacted it. Our rich heritage and culture was showcased through various dances. Mother Mary the patroness of our school was honoured by a magnificent music and movement, on the occasion of the feast of Assumption.
The Chief Guest of the day Dr. Siddharth Shetty in his message remembered and acknowledged the contribution of the great patriotic leaders and spiritual leaders. He was happy to acknowledge and applaud the talent of the students and the teachers. He further honoured the winners of various competitions, held in the school during the months of June, July and August. The Principal Sr. Melissa merrily wished everybody on the occasion of the celebration of Independence day along with Assumption of our Lady and Sri Krishna Janmasthami. The atmosphere was filled with serenity, reverence and gratitude as befitting tribute was paid with the famous song “Hey mere vatan ke logo” by the students to the leaders and soldiers who bought us freedom at the cost of their lives. The programme ended with mixed emotions of patriotism and pride as the audience rose up to sing the National Anthem.