RONGLI, NOVEMBER 12, 2011: Dalapchand Secondary School joined hand with rest of India to celebrate the birth anniversary of India’s First Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. The day was celebrated as National Education Day on last Friday. PC Rai, Panchayat President and former Headmaster of the school was the Chief Guest of the day that also included school managing committee members. ST Bhutia, Headmaster of Dalapchand SS and his staffs followed by Ajay Gurung, Principal of Saraswati Sishu Vidhyalaya and his staffs and the students of both school were present on the occasion.
Prime Minister Message and Chief Minister Message were read by ST Bhutia, Headmaster of Dalapchand SS. Introduction of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was read out. In his short speech, he briefed about the celebration of the education day. He told about the importance of RTE Act and other benefits for the students provided under different educational methods.
Rally was held from school to Dara Goan with students carrying placards and raising slogans for compulsory education from every child. Play on need for compulsory education system for all by the students of primary section was highly appreciated. Inter House Quiz competition was also held that was won by Yellow house. The program was hosted by Sonam Dorjee Bhutia while Srijana Pradhan hosted the quiz show. Prakash Poudhyal gave the welcome speech while TN Poudhyal gave the vote of thanks.