India adopted the Constitution, on January 26, 1950 and ever since then the day is commemorated as Republic Day. The Constitution of India is of high significance and remains the supreme law of India.
The day was celebrated in HN campus with great enthusiasm. The college campus was tastefully decorated with saffron white and green paper cuttings, flowers and National flag.
The program commenced at 9:30 in the morning. Our beloved chancellor Dr. M.R. Doreswamy unfurled the national flag amidst loud cheers with all the staff members and students singing proudly the national anthem which was followed by NCC activities.
Later Vaishnavi of 4th Semester B.Com presented a speech on the significance of the day. It was followed by a Kannada speech on republic day presented from Varshitha of Second year B.Com student. Kavana of I year PUC presented a patriotic song. Harsitha, Manasa and Sneha alumni of PES institutions presented a group song. Professor Ganesh Prasad,PUC program spoke about the significance of republic day celebration. Assistant Professor Nithya G.S. spoke few words about the importance of the day.
Dr M R Doreswamy, chancellor of PES University,addressed the gathering and provided us a thought provoking speech stating the importance of rights and liberties mentioned in our constitution. Our beloved chancellor said that we should always express “ Pride in One Nation, Pride in One National Flag and Pride in One National Anthem.” He said the younger generation needs Moral values and discipline as their character should be shaped in a good way to change the society and lead the country towards development. He proudly stated that Indian Constitution is the longest written constitution in the world and January 26 holds a significant value in Indian history because it gives Indian citizens the power to choose their own government in a democratic way. The nation celebrates this day as the national holiday for the establishment of the Indian Constitution. He urged all to revisit the sacrifices by our brave hearts in giving us the freedom that we enjoy today. Lets all Salute to our freedom fighters!
Prof. M.V.Sathyanarayana, Director PES Central Campus and Principals of Degree, Pharmacy and Polytechnic programs graced the occasion.
Celebrations ended up with a note of gratitude expressed to all the dignitaries, staff members and students.
''HAPPY REPUBLIC DAY''