62nd Foundation Day of State celebrated in grand manner

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Nov 2017 11:01:47

 


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Students of Shaheed Vikram Higher Secondary School, Karmeta performed Bundeli folkdance

MLB School team presented traditional Chhattisgarhi dance.

Students of Pandit Lajja Shankar Jha Model School of Excellence presented Bundeli dance ‘Badhai’ and spread message of ‘Beti Bachao–Beti Padhao’

 


 

 

The 62nd Foundation Day of Madhya Pradesh was celebrated with an oath of ensuring contribution of every resident in development of the nation and extending support to weaker section of the society. The function was organised in a grand manner at Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla Stadium, Wright Town, on Wednesday.


State Revenue and Science and Technology Minister Umashankar Gupta unfurled the national flag and read out the message of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for residents. He administered oath to residents. The inaugural function was followed by recitation of national anthem. Eminent those who were specially present during the programme include Mayor Dr Swati Godbole, Jabalpur Development Authority, Chairman Dr Vinod Mishra, MLA Ashok Rohani, former Member of Parliament Jaishree Banerjee, Divisional Commissioner Gulshan Bamra, Collector Mahesh Chandra Choudhary, Superintendent of Police Shashi Kant Shukla.


School students performed colourful cultural programmes which were highly praised by the gathering. Students of Guru Nanak School, Marhatal performed a dance play on the bravery of Rani Laxmi Bai while students of St Norbert School mesmerised the gathering with a live performance of freedom struggle by people from every section of society. Performance of students attired as Mahatma Gandhi and Bharat Mata bearing the tricolor was centre of attraction during the programme. Students of Shaheed Vikram Higher Secondary School, Karmeta performed Bundeli folkdance while MLB School team presented traditional Chhattisgarhi dance. Students of Pandit Lajja Shankar Jha Model School of Excellence presented Bundeli dance ‘Badhai’ and spread message of ‘Beti Bachao – Beti Padhao’.


During the programme, State Minister Umashankar Gupta honoured the students and officers with letter of appreciation for their achievements in the field of their respective fields. Besides this, players who won medals in national competitions were also honoured for raising the name of state in the country. SDM Jabalpur, Namahshivaya Arjaria, Principal, Upendra Yadav, Assistant Teacher, Sunita Mishra and employees of different departments were felicitated for their outstanding performances. Noted announcer Pradeep Dubey and Sandeepa Sthapak convened the programme and proposed vote of thanks.