The 71st Independence day at National Hill View Public School, Rajarajeshwari Nagar, was celebrated with great enthusiasm and fervor. The inclement weather did not dampen the spirits of the students who braved the weather and participated with full gusto. Mr. Venkatappa, Additional Trustee Secretary , National Education Foundation who was the chief guest, hoisted the national flag and took the salute at the colourful parade.The Principal, Mrs.Rama Ranganathan administered the oath of office to the School Captain, Nakul R.S; Vice-Captain, Svarnarupa Balajee; Sports Captain, Aravind Variyath; the student council leaders, the House Captains and Vice-Captains. Ms. Aishwarya Shivakumar , Trustee, National Education Foundation, graced the occasion. Mr. Venkatappa urged the students to add value to society through perseverance and the will to follow these values. Addressing the students, Principal, Mrs.Rama Ranganathan added that the spirit of freedom lies within ourselves and the true spirit of freedom lies in growing and allowing the environment to grow.

The students from classes I – VII performed colourful drills and rendered patriotic songs that awakened everyone’s feelings towards their motherland. Students from high school shared their views on the significance of the day. The school Vice-Captain proposed the Vote of thanks and appreciated everyone for their whole-hearted co-operation.