58th FOUNDER’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

The School celebrated its 58th Founder’s Day on 24TH July 2018. The day was marked by conducting the Investiture Ceremony. The Chief Guest of the Day was Lt Gen Surinder Singh, AVSM**, VSM, ADC GOC-in-C Western Command, Chandimandir, a highly decorated officer of the Indian Army. Lt Gen Alok Singh Kler, VSM, GOC 2 Corps was the guest of honour. Other dignitaries included Maj Gen (Retd) Bishamber Dayal, VSM, President, Old Boys Association and many eminent Kunjeans.  As per the tradition, the Cadets were invested with the responsibilities of School and House Appointments to assist the administration in smooth functioning of the school. In addition, the academic toppers were also honoured on this momentous occasion. The presence of such a highly decorated officer of the Indian Army was a great motivational factor for the young Kunjeans. The Chief Guest laid a wreath at the war memorial and was given the guard of honour.  In his address to the august gathering, the Chief Guest expressed his happiness at the growth of the institution and appreciated the teachers for the efforts made in moulding the impressionable minds for working towards their cherished goal. i.e. entry to the sanctified portals of NDA. He commended the School for winning the Raksha Mantri Trophy nine times for sending maximum number of students to the NDA. The General Officer was impressed by the morale of cadets and educational standards of the school. The Chief Guest inaugurated the newly built Motivation Hall and was impressed to see the progress of the new Lab Complex and the Hostel Block ‘B’ and ‘C’. The parents of the appointments and the academic toppers were proud of the achievements of their wards and thanked the school for the untiring efforts of the staff and school administration in shaping the future of their children entrusted to their mentors.  The function was a grand success. The entire function was executed under the professional guidance of Col VD Chandola, Principal Sainik School Kunjpura and his team of officers and staff.