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Army Public School Dighi gathered under the soaring skies of freedom to celebrate the 77th Independence Day with unparalleled enthusiasm and patriotism, with this year's theme being "KARMA VEER-A tribute to all men and women in uniform.”, a heartfelt acknowledgment of the sacrifices and unwavering dedication of the valiant soldiers who have safeguarded our nation's sovereignty and freedom throughout history.


Distinguished chief guest, Mrs. Archana Patwardhan chairperson AWWA Bombay Engineering Group & Centre graced the occasion by her esteemed presence. She added an aura of reverence and authenticity to the event, setting the stage for an emotional and patriotic celebration.

The day's events commenced with the resonant strains of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) all girls band, setting a somber yet inspiring tone for the proceedings The notes of the band, created an atmosphere of reverence and gratitude towards the brave hearts.


The august gathering was addressed by Principal Mrs. Yasmin Kaur, followed by a series of awe-inspiring events. The celebration started with a mesmerizing Bharatanatyam dance followed by soul-stirring song and dance performance by pre-primary students as a reminder that the spirit of patriotism is instilled from a young age, nurturing the future generation's love and respect for the nation and its defenders. A medley of patriotic songs resounded through the air, led by a group of talented singers who infused the occasion with a sense of unity and pride.


The celebration reached its emotional zenith with the rendition of the song "Chali Re Chali Aaj Purva Apni Desh Ki Gali.", a powerful melody which captured the essence of the day, encapsulating the soldier's unwavering commitment to protect their homeland. It resonated deeply with the audience, eliciting a strong sense of solidarity and appreciation.

The audience witnessed an extravagant ‘FLASH MOB’ dance pattern involving over 175 students from classes 4 to 8th.

The grand event culminated with a thought-provoking speech by the Chief Guest which highlighted the importance of minute yet crucial steps students can take to preserve the resources of our motherland. The speech left an indelible impact on all present, reinforcing the importance of unity, sacrifice, and dedication.


  Vibrant performances, stirring music, and heartfelt speeches generated in students the value of freedom which is their greatest strength and gives them the immense potential to grow and pursue their dreams and to live their own lives. It developed in them a sense of independence which promotes discipline, harmony, self-respect, and free-thinking.  


Continuing with the patriotic fervor, the students of Army Public School, Dighi will perform the entire sequence of today’s program at ‘Seasons Mall’ on 16th August 23.

       Mrs. Archana Patwardhan, Chairperson AWWA, delivered a wonderful speech, laced with nationalism, to motivate the audience to develop themselves and the next generations as nation builders. Her speech gave a detailed insight into the significance of this important day, while also appreciating the entire APS Dighi fraternity for their relentless and dedicated effort for the continuous progress of the school.  Mr. Dnyaneshwar Shinde, Vice Principal of the school proposed the vote of thanks. The program culminated with the National Anthem, rendered by the school choir for the children with special needs. The program generated a renewed sense of patriotic spirit among the students, making them realize the value of freedom, the greatest gift to mankind, and the belonging to a great nation, which has given them immense potential to grow and pursue their dreams, thereby making India a great nation.