Events | Junior Section

Defence Day Assembly

06 Sep 2018

 A half hour assembly was held to explain, to the children, the importance of Defence Day. Mrs Taskeen Shah talked to the students and explained that the 6th of September is a time to remember the men who lost their lives in 1965 while protecting Pakistan. Mrs Najmi Baloch recounted her personal experience and feelings during the war. The newly appointed house captains held up portraits of some of the martyrs as well as drawings of medals awarded to soldiers. Mrs Uzma Haroon, with the help of a PowerPoint talked about the names of the various medals awarded during this time. Half a minute's silence was observed by the school in memory of the men who had laid down their lives for their country.