India’s 72nd Independence Day was celebrated in Don Bosco Primary School Alto Dabolim on 15th August 2018. Fr. Lawrence, Madam Brenda, all the Teaching and Office Staff and the Children of the Primary School were present on this occasion.
The Premises were decorated with tricolor balloons and paper fans. Fr. Lawrence Monteiro, the Manager of the School, hoisted the flag. The National Anthem “Jan gan man..” and the flag song “Jhanda Uncha Rahe Hamara” were sung by all.
The cultural programme commenced with the song “Surse Sur Milake” by the students of std IV. A speech was given by Master Asher D’silva from Std III.
A beautiful patriotic dance “Bharat Humko Jaan Se..” was presented by the students of std II, III and IV. The students of Std. III were dressed as National leaders. They presented themselves with a famous quote or slogan of those leaders.
In his address to the Students and Staff Fr. Lawrence said that true independence can only be experienced when we respect the freedom of every one of our brothers and sisters.