REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATION
January 26, 2020 was a celebration of the 71st anniversary of transition of India from a British Dominion to a Republic. The programme started with the unfurling of the national flag by the Principal of DPS Patna followed by the national anthem sung by the entire assembly. The Principal, Mr. B. Vinod addressed the gathering with his motivational speech which included the preamble of the Indian Constitution to remind the entire audience of the basic underlying principles embodied in our constitution.
The compering of the programme initiated with the astounding and brilliant group of singers of the school choir and the entire school was drenched all over in the shower of patriotism when “Ye Desh hai mera, Swadesh hai mera” echoed in the school premise. The enriching speech delivered by the children showed undying gratitude and regard igniting in the mind of future generation. The Transport and housekeeping staffs of the school presented remarkable performance with their melody and harmony. All the hearts, minds and souls were dunked in the symphonious presentation by the Music Department. The beautiful dancers of the Dance Club invoked their emotions into moves, to trace the precise history and evolution of the various dances of classical forms. The highlighting feature of the day was the play enacted by the students of the Theatre Club which portrayed the life and works of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and the forgotten story of Indian National Army.
The additional feature was the showcasing of a mini chronology of evolution of republic by class XI – tracing it from Plato to modern republic. It showcased the number of republic countries and the types of republic. The show ended with the harmonious drill performed by the girls in different formations involving a lot of stepping, hopping, bending, squatting etc. to the perfect time of the strikes of the Lezim. The programme ended with the expression of encouragement and gratitude by our Principal.