Independence day celebrations at Narsee Monjee Institute Of Management,Hyderabad.
Date: 15th August, 2013
The Independence Day function began at 9:30 am with the flag hoisting ceremony. The chief guest of the day was Mrs Anjali Bholedesai (Vice president – HR, Mylan). Also among the guests was Mr Yashwant Bhaid (General Manager – HRD, Nagarjuna group) who is an alumnus of NMIMS.
The day began with the welcome address by The Director .It aptly infused the spirit of nationalism among the audience after which there was a group song performance by the students followed by a dance performance.
The highlight of the day was a theme based skit performed by the students based on the dream of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on the eve of his hanging. This item was followed by a group dance performance and a group song.
Another noteworthy item of the day was the airing of a documentary,which was created by the students of the campus.The theme of documentary on the history of Indian Independence and India’s growth henceforth.This was followed by the prize distribution ceremony where prizes were distributed for the sports events and academics.The day witnessed two events one being the release of the 5th edition of campus’s in house magazine “i NM”.The E edition of the magazine was released.The second event of the day was the launch of the Campus’s sports committee called N Thuz’s T shirt launch.
The guests then shared some of their views and ideas with the audience. Mrs Anajli Bhole desai,the Chief Guest for the day , shared her views on Mahatma Gandhi and how she was inspired by him .She opined that today’s management students could learn from him brand management, effective negotiation skills and the skills of simple communication. Mrs Anjali praised the students of NMIMS for having enthralled everybody and also mentioned that the performances were at par with those seen on Television.
Mr Yashwant Bhaid,the other guest for the day , re-engineered the full form of NMIMS as National Mission for Igniting Minds and Souls and emphasised the role of the youth and the grownups to come together to work towards building a more prosperous nation. The day then came to an end with a vote of thanks.