Sainik School Kodagu celebrated 72nd Independence Day Celebrations on on 15th Aug 2018 with great pomp and glory. Air Vice Marshal VKS Rana VSM,The Chairman, Local Board of Administration presided over the function as a chief guest. He was escorted in with a horse cavalcade to the Flagpole. After hoisting the tricolour, all cadets were assembled in Multipurpose Hall and colourful cultural programmes were presented in the honour of the Chief Guest. Patriotic song, Kodava Dance and a patriotic play enthralled all the dignitaries and cadets. The Chief Guest interacted with the cadets over a cup of tea. He wished all the staff and cadets a ‘Happy Independence Day’. The Principal and other staff members were present on the occasion.
Later, NCC unit of the school visited the inmates of Shrishakti Old Age Home at Kudige and presented a television set purchased out of volunteer contribution fund raised by the NCC staff and cadets. Cadets distributed sweets and interacted with them. A play was also presented to entertain them. One contingent of the NCC unit represented the school in Independence Day Parade held at the Fort, Madikeri, the District Headquarter.
Report By: Mr. Manjappa G.K, In Charge