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77th Independence Day Celebration

India’s 77th Independence Day was celebrated with great pomp and show on Holy Cross School Campus on 15th August 2023. Biswajit Gupta, Former Director of SCERT and Former Principal of Ramthakur College, hoisted the national flag and respected. Rev. Fr. Simon Fernandes, CSC, President of Holy Cross Educational Foundation, Northeast India, was our honoured guest. A tribute was offered to our National Leaders, and then a tableau was flagged off.


To usher in and as part of the “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” initiative to indoctrinate patriotism and to create cognisance of India’s Independence among the present generation. The school began the celebrations and Inter- House competitions on August, 2023.


There were Rangoli, Face-painting, Character Dramati-zation, Poster Making, Extempore and other contests, to name a few. The paintings of many brave freedom fighters and our national symbols were displayed around the school.


The school campus was decorated with flowers, flags, and posters, further building the tempo. There was patriotism to be seen galore in every' contender.