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Mount Carmel Primary Students Celebrate 75th Republic Day

January 26, 2024

Mangaluru: On the auspicious occasion of India’s 75th Republic Day, the primary students of Mount Carmel Central School, Mangaluru, orchestrated a memorable and poignant celebration on January 25, 2024. With unwavering dedication, the school community came together to honour the ideals enshrined in the Indian Constitution, creating a tapestry of patriotic fervor and cultural richness.

The celebration commenced with an all-faith prayer service, setting a contemplative tone and invoking a sense of unity and harmony among the children. The Chief Guest, Tr Veena Madhusudhan, Art Teacher of the School, along with Administrators Sr Carissima and Sr Meena, were warmly welcomed in a unique way. This was accompanied by an energetic welcome dance. Grades I A and II E brought out the essence of the occasion in their speech, dance, and skit.

The chief guest appreciated and applauded the students for showcasing patriotism in their varied performances. She also commended the teachers for tapping into the talents of the children. She advised the children to love, respect, and honour our constitution, which will pave a path towards being responsible citizens. The resonant notes of the national anthem echoed through MCCS, and a collective display of respect ensued as all the children stood up in unison.

Lynn DSouza and Ayush Prashanth welcomed the gathering, while Kyra Jain and Sherlyn Lobo expressed words of gratitude. Salomi Albuquerque, Loy DSouza, Shriansh Rai, and Ganavi compered the programme. The event not only marked a significant milestone but also instilled pride, unity, and commitment to the ideals of the Indian Republic in the hearts of the children and their parents. Sweets added further flavour to the celebration.

After their programme, a few students from grades I A and II E went to the Nursery block and entertained the nursery kids through songs and dances, giving them the significance of Republic Day.