Bangalore: As India marks 75 years of its Independence, students of Global Indian International School-Bannerghatta and Whitefield joined in the celebrations with aplomb. The celebration was aligned with the government’s ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ initiative which commemorated 75 glorious years since India became a sovereign nation. Through the celebrations, the school attempted to instill togetherness and unity into young minds, and give them a chance to learn about the nation’s culture and traditions as well as its history.
Students of GIIS Banerghatta participated in various activities at the school such as storytelling about Indian Independence, crafts, virtual tours of the country etc. They also set up food stalls with parents where they gave attendees a chance to taste the flavours of food from all over India. Simultaneously Students from GIIS Whitefield participated in story and poem writing competitions about independence, craft making, dressing in tricolour. Whereas, students from Bannerghatta campus hoisted the national flag, lighted lamps followed by a beautiful Tiranga Dance performance.
“This is a proud moment for all Indians that we have taken the nation on the paths of progress in these 75 years of Independence” said Mr Rajiv Bansal, Director-Operations, GIIS India. “Global Indian International School, which turns 20 this year, strives to strengthen the Indian ideology through futuristic skills-based education in a technologically savvy environment.”