SRM University Celebrates '70th Independence Day'

Monday, August 15, 2016
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SRM University Sikkim celebrated the 70th Independence Day with full zeal and vigour.  Dr. Sujata Upadyaya, Assistant Professor, Sikkim University graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The Registrar of the University expressed his feeling of pride and patriotism and appealed everyone to understand the true meaning of ‘Independence’ and expressed his responsibility and happiness for continuing the legacy and Glory of India. The Dean Academic, SRM University, Sikkim, also supported the thought of Registrar and addressed the gathering to honour the history of our nation and contribute in every best way for the nation. The Chief Guest, an NSS in-charge herself, expressed that this day should not just be a one day affair, but the spirit should continue every day with the same intensity and dedication and reach out to the society through social awareness, cleanliness drive, community service and many other events. She quoted Late Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam’s memorable words, 'Dreams transform into thoughts and thoughts result in action' and advised the youth of our nation to 'Dream big' and follow the words of Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam. The program came to an end with the high spirited chant of “Bharat Mata Ki Jai.”