Date: 15th August 2015
Independence Day is an annual observance celebrated every year on the 15th of August in India. In accordance with the same spirit, Independence Day is celebrated with great joy and vigor every year at IBA. This year too, the 69th year of Independence was celebrated at IBA. The program started at 9.30 AM with the flag hoisting ceremony followed by lighting of the lamp by Dr. Subhash Sharma, Director – IBA Bangalore and other present dignitaries. A melodious Saraswati Vandana was performed by the students which was accompanied with a patriotic song. The students went on to present dance performance as well with full patriotic fervour.
Subsequently, Dr. Subhash Sharma (Director – IBA Bangalore), Dr. M S Ramachandra (Principal and Program Director – IBA Bangalore) and Mr. Manish Jain (CEO – IBA Bangalore) enlightened the students with their motivational speech. Later on, there was a speech competition also took place between the students. Prof. Suresh Chandra then mesmerized everyone with his wonderful sense of humor in his speech which had a deeper message.
The event came to an end with the National Anthem thus instilling the patriotic feeling among the audience.