68th Republic Day Celebrated at Sainik School Kalikiri

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  • 07:30-09:00

The vibrant morning on 26 January witnessed the sweet breeze tinged with patriotism blown across the campus of Sainik School Kalikiri. The Staff, families, parents and cadets were all on attendance to mark the 68 th Constitution Day. Shri Avinash Pawar, Commandant 53 Battalion ITBP was the Chief Guest of the occasion. The Chief Guest was cordially received by Offg Principal Wg Cdr VS Dangwal accompanied by the first lady of the campus Mrs Swetha Dangwal. The Chief Guest was also welcomed with the general salute from the cadets of Sainik School Kalikiri. The Chief Guest unfurled the National Tri- colour to mark the occasion. The smartly turned out cadets of all four houses presented an impressive march past with precise movements and perfect synchronisation. Their swift movements and coordination earned big applause from one and all. Cadets also danced for the patriotic songs making the occasion more flamboyant. Congratulating the cadets for their captivating performance, the Chief Guest lauded the stellar role played by Sainik Schools that provide strength to youth to shoulder the responsibilities of building a strong nation. He quoted that the honesty must become everyone’s destiny to serve the nation. He added that the nation is known by the character of its people and to render noble service to the nation, he urged the cadets to strive for the pinnacle of morale in the character. He concluded wishing all bright future ahead and hoping that the school would stride forward in its quest to nurture future leaders. The first lady of the campus and the Guest of honour Mrs Sweta Dangwal distributed sweets to the cadets. The event was attended by a large member of spectators comprising families of staff and parents.