Freedom is an everlasting hope that once reached cannot be taken away….
The Independence Day of India is celebrated on 15th of August every year to commemorate the birth of a free and democratic nation. The day is a reminder of all the sacrifices that were made by the freedom fighters to liberate the country from British rule. D.P.S Budgam expressed their gratitude to brave hearts of the nation by celebrating the day with great fervor. A special assembly was conducted on this eve. Flag Hoisting Ceremony followed by the singing of National Anthem was the main focus of the celebration. A group of students along with some faculty members from the music department of the school participated in the Cultural Programme conducted in Budgam Stadium. Mr. Mehfooz Aslam, Principal DPS Budgam addressed the gathering and highlighted the importance of tricolour in our flag. Mr. Aslam further reminded the audience about the struggles that won us our liberation from the British Raj after nearly two centuries, the sacrifices made by the leaders, the freedom fighters who laid their lives to win Independence, and more. A nation’s true strength lies in the hearts and minds of its people. Happy Independence Day!