India is a secular country with diversified cultures and significances in its own kind. As an endeavour to solidify the bond of oneness and unification, Ramakrishna Senior Secondary School celebrated the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on 31 October 2020 as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day).
In line with the celebrations countrywide, Ramakrishna Senior Secondary School organized various activities through the virtual platform to extend heartfelt appreciation about the life of the great leader, Sardar Patel. The idea was to infuse in the young future generation, the values integrated with the knowledge and adoration about the country’s rich heritage. A throng of activities was organized to support the cause of promoting unity and celebrating “National Unity Day”.
Celebrations started with a performance given by the students of class 2nd wherein the little blooming kids showed how we all Indians live together unitedly and happily despite being from different religions and cultures. They also presented a scintillating dance performance on the theme ‘Unity in Diversity.’
SrijanJaiswal, a student of class V delivered a speech in her virtual classroom. Through her speech, she gave an insight into the life history and the role of Sardar Patel in the freedom struggle to establish a harmonious society. The occasion reaffirmed the importance of unity, integrity and security amongst the students and the inherent strength and resilience of our nation to withstand any actual and potential threats which may affect us on the whole.
In the end, she took an oath to preserve the unity, integrity and security of the nation in the spirit of unification of the county.