66th Republic Day was celebrated at the Oriental Group of Institutes, Bhopal.
The function started with the unfurling of the National Flag by Shri. Ashish
Dongre, Director, Directorate of Technical Education, Madhya Pradesh. This was
followed by the singing of the National Anthem and parade of NCC cadets.
traditional lamp lighting ceremony, dignitaries offered garlands to Devi
Saraswati and Bharat Mata.
Praveen Thakral, Chairman of Oriental Group of Institutes, offered floral
welcome to chief guest and presented a memento as a token of respect.
entire auditorium was beautifully decorated with tricolor. After a series of
breathtaking cultural events, Hon’ble Chief Guest Mr. Ashish Dongre in his
nostalgically patriotic address, reminded us the pains taken by our freedom
fighters and emphasized that our duty towards the Nation is to perform our job
with full potential. He gave a clarion call to the younger generations to live
up to the expectations of the motherland.
The function rounded
off with a vote of thanks by the Chief Administrative Officer of the Group. NCC
Cadets and Gymnastic performance by a student were awarded by the management,
for their exceptional feat, Directors, Principal, faculty and students of the
Oriental family were present on the occasion.