Delhi Public School, Greater Faridabad, with utmost pride and patriotic fervor, celebrated 74th Independence Day on August 15, 2020 in the lush green grounds of the school.The celebration was graced by the august presence of Shri Kanwar Pal Gujjar, Honourable Education Minister of Haryana as the Chief Guest. The occasion came alive with the esteemed presence of Shri Rohit Jainendra Jain, PRO VC, Shri Narendra Gupta, MLA, Faridabad, Shri Rajesh Nagar, MLA, Tigaon, Faridabad, Shri Ajay Gaur, Political Secretary to Chief Minister, Haryana, Shri Manmohan Garg, Deputy Mayor, Faridabad, Shri Gopal Sharma, Minister, BJP, Shri Amardeep Jain, Haryana Civil Service, CEO, District Council & DRDA, Faridabad, Shri Satbir Mann (HCS) ADC cum Secretary, RTA, Faridabad, Shri Jitendar Kumar, SDM, Faridabad, renowned industrialists Shri Pradeep Mohanty, Sledge Hammer, Shri Gunjan Lakhani, Lakhani Shoes, Shri Ramesh Gupta, President, Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Haryana, Shri B. R. Bhatia, President, F.I.A. and Maharani Paints, Shri Dharamveer Gupta, Chairman, Sudha Rastogi Dental College, Shri H. S. Banga, MD Victoria Group, Shri Narendra Aggarwal, Shivalik Paints, and from the field of education, Shri. Rajeev Girdhar, Promoter of MDPS, Shri Suresh Chandra, President HPSC & Promoter of Grand Columbus.The dignitaries Shri, VivekDatta, Hindustan Security, Shri Aman& Smt. Shweta, Books & Beyond, Shri. Rakesh Gupta, R. K. Forge, Shri P. P. Pasricha, PP Steel, Shri Suresh Jain, Shri K. K. Jain, Shri. Tarun Gupta, Shri Naveen Gupta, Shri Nirdosh Gupta, Shri Pradeep Singhal, Shri Sanjeev Malhotra and Shri. S. P. S. Dagar graced the occasion with their presence.
The program commenced with the welcoming of the guests by PRO VC Rohit Jainendra Jain and Principal, Mrs. Surjeet Khanna followed by flag hoisting. It was a proud moment to be a part of unfurling of the tri-coloured flag by the Chief Guest, Shri Kanwar Pal Gujjar, Honourable Education Minister of Haryana and the rendition of the National Anthem in unison, echoing the spirit of devout nationalism.
The highlight of the program was the self-composed poem presented by the Head boy of the school, Akshit Tomar, who motivated the guests with patriotism and moving ahead in the struggle against Corona pandemic with the fighting spirit. The grounds of DPS GF echoed with the melodious rendition of the patriotic song, ‘Hum Nay eGeet Sunaye, Hum Naye Rang Sajayen’ by the teachers of the school. Adding to the patriotic flavor, the fusion dance performance by the dance teachers of the school on ‘Jai Ho’enthralled the audience.
Chief Guest, Shri, Kanwar Pal Gujjar, Education Minister of Haryana, along with the other dignitaries laid the Foundation Stone for the Growth Remediation and Support Program, GRASP Center, a vision of PRO VC Shri Rohit Jainendra Jain. The Chief Guest addressed the audience with inspiring experiences of his life and motivated the gathering to conserve and preserve the environment by planting more trees. He lauded the efforts of DPS Greater Faridabad in instilling the love for their motherland through the green environment and making our school the most beautiful campus in Faridabad. He appreciated the efforts of all the educators of the school for their relentless dedication. He also encouraged the students to make our nation strong and progressive at the global level. All the dignitaries present praised the efforts of PRO VC Rohit Jainendra Jain and Principal, Mrs. Surjeet Khanna and congratulated them.
Shri Rohit Jainendra Jain, PRO VC, DPS GF, and Principal, Mrs. Surjeet Khanna thanked everyone for their esteemed presence and support and assured the commitment of DPS Greater Faridabad towards environment and society at large. They encouraged the students to take initiative and active participation towards making a great nation.
The entire program was telecast live via the YouTube and Facebook page of the school and was watched and praised by over 6000 enthusiastic viewers.