CJM, School, Kharghar
India, Pune Province
On the eve of country’s 68th Republic Day on 26th January, 2017; Convent of Jesus And Mary High School and Junior college, Kharghar proudly celebrated the glory of the day with great solemnity and grandeur. The day upholded one of Saint Claudine’s priority:-‘Living a life committed to justice, peace and the integrity of creation.
The celebrations of the day started with great éclat that showcased meaningful prayer service on the theme’ I, We and You Can Change The Country With Love, Peace And Mercy’. Which was followed by the cultural programme instilling vibes of patriotism around.
The virtue of being a responsible citizen of the country was dutifully exhibited by the staff and students along with the PTA members and the ex-students of the school through an awareness rally conducted in the vicinity of the school. It propagated the message of ‘Save girl child’ ‘and ‘Swachh Bharat’.The students along with the staff, voiced slogans and conducted street play.
The rally was quite successful and impressive enough as it enthralled the on-lookers gathered on the road to imbibe the message of the ardent necessity to save girl child as the students of ‘Save girl child’ rally made people aware that just like a boy even a girl has the right to live a dignified and a respectful life. She is not to be subdued or ill-treated because she is born as a girl.
While the students of ‘Swachh Bharat’, made people realise it is the fundamental duty of every citizen to keep their city clean and green and also zealously picked up the debris from the road with the motto of keeping our surrounding clean
Thus, the day instilled in young minds the need to create a justified country and the necessity to uphold the honour, integrity and uniqueness of India by oneself first becoming its responsible and dutiful citizen.