Rakhi Celebration with Army Chief General
On the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, on 11th August 2019, students of Prudence School, had the privilege and honor to meet Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, UYSM,AVSM,YSM,SM,VSM.
With a very friendly staff of Army house, the students received a warm reception. The students were personally received by General and Mrs. Rawat. It was an humbling experience for our students and staff to be hosted by the most decorated Officer of the country. The students also reciprocated the same by reciting a beautiful poem about the values of the armed forces and their contribution to our society.
The students were caught by surprise when they were informed that the arm forces does not only guards the frontier of the county but also work as eco-warriors, got to know about the priceless contribution of the eco-task force of the Indian Army in increasing the green cover of Himachal hills, belt of Rajasthan etc.
In his journey from a young officer to the Chief of Army, he shared about his most challenging experiences and gave a message to the students to believe in themselves and pursue their dream.
Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat urged the students to do the best they can as the nation needs citizens who are educated have high moral character and promote peace and tolerance towards all without any discrimination. He further added that everyone's contribution is required in installing a strong India. The students were briefed on the role that the armed forces play in security and stability of the nation.
The students expressed their heartfelt gratitude to the Indian Security Forces. They promised to uphold values of the Armed Forces, such as courage, commitment, discipline, respect, integrity and loyalty, in every walk of their life.
“This was an opportunity for the future of the country expressing their gratitude on the auspicious occasion of Rakshabandhan.
prestigious event to commemorate the Armed Forces ' relationship with the local community.”