Celebration of Victory Day and Annual Cultural Function 2016
- December 29, 2016
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Celebration of Victory Day and Annual Cultural Function 2016 of HURDCO International School was held on Saturday, 24 December 2016 at its campus. The occasion was marked by the performance of students from Pre-school, Junior and High School.
Mr. Asad Chowdhury, renowned poet and an eminent figure in the world of present day Bangla Literature attended the function as Chief Guest while Mr. Hasan Waris, Founder Chairman of HURDCO Ltd. graced the occasion as Special Guest. Mr. Shah Zakir Hossain, Vice Chairman of HURDCO Ltd., Mr. Mohammed Solaiman, Chairman of the School Management Committee, Mr. S. M. Mofizur Rahman, Managing Director and Directors of HURDCO Limited were also present among others. The welcome address was delivered by the school Principal, Dr. M. Jinnat Ali.
Dr. Ali quoted a few historical anecdotes and references of the glorious liberation movement of 1971 to create awareness among the students about the significance of the Victory Day. He also emphasized the importance of cultural activities which relate to their academics vis-à-vis enhancing their knowledge on the Liberation War of Bangladesh.
In his speech, Mr. Asad Chowdhury, highlighted the importance of Independence and Victory Day of our country. He emphasized that children should be nurtured in a way, which will help them to develop their latent qualities and skills through their co-curricular activities along with academics.
Mr. Hasan Waris, lauded the arrangements made by the school and expressed his deep appreciation for the children’s performance. He wished to see HURDCO as an outstanding school in the city both in terms of academic excellence and other activities.
On the occasion, the school premise was colourfully decorated and the event was held amidst huge fanfare and enthusiasm of all. The programme of the day included songs, dance, drama and other cultural activities depicting the important aspects of the Victory Day.
In his Vote of Thanks, Mr. Mohammed Solaiman, Chairman of the School Management Committee, expressed his gratitude to the Chief Guest and Special Guest for sparing their valuable time to grace the programme. He also expressed thanks to the parents for their continued support for the overall development of the school.