INDEPENDENCE DAY


Independence Day is annually celebrated on 15 August, as a national holiday in our country commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom on 15 August 1947. The day is celebrated by Government and Private institutions to honour and respect our freedom fighters and their invaluable sacrifice. SNMV College of Arts and Science, is keen on teaching the patriotism and national integrity to the students. The college celebrates Independence Day every year. In 2013, the college celebrated 67th Independence Day on August 15th 2013 at 8.30 am on the college campus. As part of the celebration, the Youth Red Cross of the college, in association with KG Hospital conducted a blood donation campaign in which fifty seven students donated blood. The National Flag was hoisted by Shri Ashok Lunia, Secretary of the college. This was followed by a spectacular parade by the NSS volunteers. Dr.R. K.Vaithiyanathan, Principal, welcomed the gathering. Shri Kanaklal, felicitated the gathering. Cultural Events like the skit, speeches, music, dance and video presentation based on patriotic themes made the programme colorful. The winners, of oratorical, music and group dance competitions conducted as a part of the celebration, received their prizes and certificates from the dignitaries. The 68th Independence Day was celebrated on the campus on August 15th, 2014. Shri Ashok Lunia, Secretary, hoisted the National Flag and delivered the Independence Address. Dr. Ram Rammohan, Principal, felicitated the gathering. All the staff and students participated in the celebrations. The 69th Independence Day was celebrated on 15th August, 2015. Dr. Ashok G. Bafna, President hoisted the National Flag and delivered the Presidential Address. Thiyagi G. Muthusamy, Secretary, Freedom Fighters' Association, was the Chief Guest of the function. Dr. A. Ponnusamy, Principal of the college delivered the welcome address. All the staff and students participated in the celebrations. The 70th Independence Day was celebrated on 15th August 2016 at Fateh Champa Auditorium. Shri M. Anandham, a freedom fighter was the Chief Guest. Dr. Ashok G. Bafna, President, SNMV College, presided over the function and delivered the Presidential Address. Past President, Shri. Mangilal Jain, Shri Kanaklal Abhaichand, the Joint Treasurer, Shri.Gautham Bafna and Shri Gopal Bhuradia graced the occasion with their presence. Shri Bharathkumar Jaghamani, Joint Secretary felicitated the gathering. The College celebrated 71st Independence Day on 15th August 2017 in the college premises. The National Flag was hoisted by Shri M.M Bhuradia, Vice President, SNMV and Shri Bharathkumar Jaghamani, Secretary. This was followed by a parade by the NSS volunteers. Dr. A. Ponnusamy, Principal, welcomed the gathering. Shri M. M. Bhuradia, Vice President of the college, pointed out that Independence Day is celebrated by everybody irrespective of religion, caste and creed. Shri Bharathkumar Jaghamani, Secretary, felicitated the gathering. The Chief Guest of the day, Mr. N. Devarajan, Former President, Chinniampalayam Panchayat, Coimbatore, recalled the brave freedom fighters such as Bhagat Singh, Udham Singh and their sacrifice. The winners of the various competitions such as oratorical, drawing, music and group dance were honored with prizes and certificates by the dignitaries.