GUWAHATI, Aug 9 - Kamrup (Metro) Deputy Commissioner Virendra Mittal today directed all higher education institutes of the district to celebrate the upcoming Independence Day with a three-day schedule.
According to a statement issued by the district administration, on August 13 a competition on patriotic songs in solo and group categories along with a poster competition on the topic ‘Swacchata’ will be held among students at every institution. On August 14 a quiz competition on the freedom movement will be held at every institution.
DC Mittal has also directed all higher educational institutions to submit a report about the celebration by August 17 at his office.
At a meeting with representatives from 12 higher education institutions of Guwahati today, the DC also stressed holding awareness programmes on topics like road safety, time management and ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ from time to time in their institutions.