C M Najeeb, vice chairman, Board of Directors, Indian Schools in Oman, was the chief guest on the occasion. Dr Sridevi P Thashnath, principal, extended a cordial welcome to the chief guest and the august gathering of dignitaries who incorporated Jaikish Pavithran, president, SMC, esteemed members of SMC, college administrators, employees, parents and students.
The principal additional briefed the audience about the objective of student council and how the present physique took shape by means of a transparent, democratic and rigorous method of election and choice carried out more than the previous a couple of days.
She proudly announced the names of students chosen for the ceremonial posts led by Harikeshav Pramodu and Anannya Jaikish, head boy and head girl, respectively, Abhimanyu Bhati, sports captain, Aromal Shaji, cultural secretary, Anjali Krishna, literary secretary, Malavika Ramachandran, HSE secretary, Maitreyee Yogesh Naik, IT secretary, deputy ceremonial heads, Akshay Ajit, assistant head boy, S Poorna Sree, assistant head girl, common prefects and home coordinators.
It was followed by the introduction of captains, vice captains and home prefects by the counsellors of 4 homes: Bapu, C V Raman, Tagore and Vivekananda.
Following this, the principal administered the pledge to the new leaders.
The chief guest along with president, SMC, and principal pinned badges and sashes to the ceremonial heads, common prefects, home coordinators, captains and vice captains whilst the home counsellors did the honours for the home prefects.
The chief guest referred to as upon the students to appreciate each and every moment of life by carrying out great issues.
He mentioned that they must discover from encounter and be prepared to face challenges that life poses.
He additional mentioned that how a lot they cared for other individuals was a lot more crucial than how a lot they knew.
Moreover, they must be really diligent in discharging their duties as accountable student leaders.
Pavithran congratulated the budding and vibrant leaders of ISD and reminded them that they must stick to specific life principles such as nurturing good thoughts.
He focused on the attributes of a great leader and how he/she would attract followers. The head boy and head girl, representing the Student Council, delivered their acceptance speech. They spoke emphatically on the nobility of their positions, swore their help and allegiance to the college and promised to discharge their duties and responsibilities as keen participants and function models.
Alexander Gee Varghese, vice principal (Senior Section), proposed vote of thanks and expressed his profound and profuse gratitude to every and each and every 1 specifically the chief guest, distinguished guests and parents for sparing their useful time in producing the day a really memorable 1. The college choir produced a solemn ambience with melodious and motivational songs.
Information Source: Muscat Daily